FOT better than spirometry for identifying poor asthma control

An alternative method for measuring lung function, oscillometry, is better at identifying patients with poorly controlled asthma when compared to spirometry, according to NSW researchers Measurement of bronchodilator response (BDR) with the forced oscillation technique (FOT) is feasible in patients with asthma and BDR is associated worse asthma control, according to a study in 52 ...

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