Protocol for Spirometry: Volunteers in Medicine

Spirobank G USB                             

Warren S. Goff, DO                      
6-28-2011                                    

 

Volunteers in Medicine Spirometry Program


 


 The Turbine also comes pre-packaged and attached.

If you fail to dump the data to the WinSpiro program and start a second study on the Spirobank G,
all previous data will be lost
!
 
 



Volunteers in Medicine Spirometry Program

Version 1.0
By Warren S. Goff, DO
6-30-2011


After installation an icon appears on the Desktop:

When the program is executed the following window appears:


This menu set has been added to allow comparisons over time based upon the above values.

Choosing Dynamic  displays the Actual Values, the Predicted Values and the Percent Predicted:

Upon closing this window, click GO  again and Choose :

Upon closing this window, click GO  again and Choose :

Upon closing this window, click GO  again and Choose to Preview the Print Out:

A larger view can be generated by clicking

Finally you may Print  the Report to the available printers:


The GOLD Criteria for COPD Criteria are summarized below.

The GOLD Criteria are based upon Post-Bronchodialtor values only.


These recent criteria for the indications for Spirometry and Treatment for COPD have been incorporated:



 


The Help Options allow you to read this Tutorial, download the compiled program or visit the webpages.


In addition, a Tutorial on Flow Volume and Volume Time Loops is provided.