Tag Archives: Spirometry

Annual medical review at your health centre

You should receive a review from your doctor or more commonly, your practice nurse at least once per year. This will involve: A discussion about any changes in your symptoms A check of your breathing and lung function. If your symptoms have changed significantly you may be retested using the spirometry test. A discussion about […]

The Spirometry test

This test will be similar to the simple breathing tests carried out by GP or practice nurse. In Hospital, the physiologist will use a much bigger machine, but the test is very simple and straight forward. Your height and weight are accurately measured. You sit upright with feet on floor on a chair with arms. […]