Peak Expiratory Flow Rate


Peak Expiratory Flow Rate

Test Method:

Deep and Forceful Blow

Patient Preparation:

Any restrictive clothing worn at the time of the test should be loosen

Turn Around Time / Availability of Results:

10 to 20 minutes

Unit conducting the service:

Pulmonology Unit

Special Considerations:

- Abdominal and chest pain

- Vomiting and hemoptysis