Expanding on Spirometry with DLCO
Hear from the experts as they discuss the latest publication from the COPDGene study in CHEST Journal - The Diffusion Capacity of Carbon Monoxide in the Assessment of COPD. Learn how DLCO offers clinically important information beyond that obtained from spirometry and radiography and should be considered in characterizing and managing patients with COPD.
- Learn what a DLCO test is and what it measures.
- Understand the added benefits of DLCO testing.
- Understand the disease states associated with increased or decreased DLCO values.
- Demonstration of DLCO test & tips to incorporate into your practice.