Pulmonary function testing in neuromuscular diseases

Aboussouan, Loutfi S. “Respiratory disorders in neurologic diseases.” Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine 72.6 (2005):511-20.
Provides information on lung function testing and management of respiratory disorders in neurologic diseases. Provides a table with information on the clinical and pulmonary course in representative neurologic diseases. Provides a graph that shows lung volumes and capacities in neurologic diseases. Provides predicted data and baseline and 5 months later data for pulmonary function tests in a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

About Lisa

I have been a Clinical Informationist (aka Medical Librarian) for Emory University since September 2013. Prior to that, I was a Medical Librarian for Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) from March 2007 to August 2013 and served its DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine, Caylor School of Nursing, and allied health programs. From January 2002 - March 2007, I served the Medical Assisting (MA), Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapy Assistant, Radiologic Technologist, and Nursing programs at South College in Knoxville, Tennessee. I graduated from The University of Tennessee School of Information Sciences with a Master of Science degree in December 2000.
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