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Case of the month - March 2017
80 year old male with hoarseness of voice and stridor
V. Sharma (Mangalore, India), V. Viswambhar (Tamilnadu,India), B. Sangolli (Mangalore, India)
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Clinical physiology: blood gases, muscle function and ventilation

Thematic Poster Session
Chairs: P. Munoz (Barcelona, Spain), M. Polkey (London, United Kingdom)


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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1125 Capnography in horses – importance of low abnasal dead space in face mask
C. C. Klein, H. J. Smith, N. Mieskes, M. Gillner (Bad Langensalza, Hoechberg, Germany)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1126 The reference values of volumetric capnography in the healthy adults
M. Zhao (Urumuqi,Xinjiang, China)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract E-poster 1127 Monitoring oxygen compliance in COPD patients using a self-administered questionnaire and 24 hour oxymetry: OxyTitrO2
E. Ellenberg, B. Dehecq, D. Alfandary, J. M. Vergnon (Gentilly, Corbeil, Essonnes, Saint-Etienne, France)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1128 Is the initial stable value of transcutaneous oxygen/carbon dioxide monitoring equivalent to the blood gas values in oxygen assessments?
J. Taylor, J. Hunt, C. Newall, B. Cooper (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1129 How many samples does it take to be competent at the capillary blood gas technique?
R. Holt, J. Christian, R. Heath, B. Cooper (Nottingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1130 How long should it take to reach stability in oxygen assessments?
J. Taylor, J. Hunt, N. John, B. Cooper (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1131 Hypercapnia does not cause a sensation of air hunger as long as there is an opportunity to increase ventilation
P. Michail, G. Michail (St. Petersburg, Russian Federation)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1132 Voluntary movements of various kinds, performed in order to manipulate a mechanical ventilation device, create similar ventilation of lungs
P. Michail, G. Michail (St. Petersburg, Russian Federation)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract E-poster 1133 Respiratory pressures in Thai adolescents: reference values in northeast Thailand
W. Khrisanapant, P. Wannanon, O. Pasuriyawong, C. Jones (Khon Kaen, Thailand)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1134 Feasibility and repeatability of maximal respiratory pressures in healthy children
J. Oostryck, M. Verheggen, V. Stavreska, S. Stick, G. Hall (Perth, Australia)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1135 Use of the oesophageal diaphragm electromyogram to assess levels of neural respiratory drive in patients with neuromuscular disease
A. Lunt, C. Jolley, J. Steier, J. Seymour, K. Ward, M. Polkey, J. Moxham (London, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1136 How to evaluate the lung functions of DMD patients and the trend of conversion
J. Huang, Z. Li, Y. Luo, L. Peng, X. Yao (Guangzhou, Guangdong, China)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract E-poster 1137 Ventilatory pattern monitoring with electrical impedance tomography. Validation for healthy subjects
M. Balleza, J. Fornos, N. Calaf, T. Feixas, M. Gonzalez, D. Anton, P. Riu, P. Casan (Bercelona, Barcelona, Spain)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1138 Is sputum induction a safe procedure during COPD exacerbations?
M. Klemmetsby, M. Voll-Aanerud, T. M. L. Eagan, P. S. Bakke (Bergen, Norway)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1139 Evaluation of ²light² cigarettes smoking and the knowledge and attitude of the smokers about it in Tehran 2005
G. Heydari (Tehran, Islamic Republic Of Iran)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract E-poster 1140 The use of email and a web-based database as a rare paediatric respiratory disease registry
A. Laverty, A. Jaffe, S. Cunningham (London, Edinburgh, United Kingdom; Sydney, Australia)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1141 Nasal airflow resistance, hyperventilation and capnography
S. Adler, G. Itzchak, B. Giron, Y. Bubis, D. Lain (Jerusalem, Israel)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract E-poster 1142 Correlation between sniff nasal inspiratory pressure (SNIP) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis functional rating scale (ALSFRS) in ALS patients
E. Boniello, A. Cassano, P. Carratu, F. Gadaleta, V. N. Valerio, D. Lacedonia, A. Mallardi, O. Resta (Bari, Italy)
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 [+]  Congress or journal article abstract 1143 Can lung function predict hypoxic challenge test outcome?
M. Rutter, K. Sylvester, P. Sreedharan, M. Darren, S. Andrew, R. Mahadeva (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
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