Prevalence of spirometric abnormalities in a representative sample of the population of Michigan.
A random sample of a large industrial state in the United States (Michigan) was studied via respiratory questionnaire, medical history, physical examination, and spirometry: Using predictive equations derived from normal subjects in the survey and defining spirometric abnormality by the lower 95% confidence interval, prevalences of abnormality were greater in those who had a smoking history.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Respiration, Mesure, Homme, Prévalence, Michigan, Ventilation pulmonaire, Appareil respiratoire pathologie, Spirométrie, Questionnaire, Tabagisme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : United States, North America, America, Respiration, Measurement, Human, Prevalence, Michigan, Pulmonary ventilation, Respiratory disease, Spirometry, Questionnaire, Tobacco smoking
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Cote : 91-0409939
Code Inist : 002B11C. Création : 199406.