Measures of lung function

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Tidal volume
volume of air in each breath
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ventilation
number of breaths per minute
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forced expiratory volume
max volume that can be breathed out in 1 second
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forced vital capacity
max volume of air its possible to breathe forcefully out of lungs after deep breath in
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spirometer
measures volume of air breathed in/ out
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Card 2

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ventilation

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number of breaths per minute

Card 3

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forced expiratory volume

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Card 4

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forced vital capacity

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Card 5

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spirometer

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