New Tests to Assess Lung Function: The Single-Breath Nitrogen Test

Peter T. Macklem, A. Sonia Buist

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Abstract

FOWLER, who described the single-breath nitrogen test in 1949, proposed it as a useful test for abnormal intrapulmonary gas mixing and uneven ventilation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)438-440
Number of pages3
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume293
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 28 1975

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