Professional groups call to stop routine pulmonary function testing
By Michael Woodhead
24 Mar 2020
Pulmonary function testing should be avoided for non-urgent cases professional groups say in light of the risks of COVID-19 transmission. The American Thoracic Society says that while the evidence for COVID-19 is rapidly changing, it believes that the risks of transmission of the virus in pulmonary testing facilities may be significant. “Concern has been raised ...