Presenter: Kevin McCarthy, RPFT
Credits: Approved by the AARC for 1.0 continuing education hours (attendees must complete the combined post-test/survey at the end of the webinar to receive credit).
This On-Demand webinar will provide an overview of some of the most important changes to the 2019 ATS/ERS spirometry standards.
In this AARC accredited webinar, hosted by MGC Diagnostics and presented by Kevin McCarthy, we will discuss:
Changes in the criteria for an acceptable start of forced exhalation
Changes in the criteria for an acceptable end of forced exhalation
Addition of a fourth phase to the forced expiratory maneuver (The use of the volume inhaled in phase IV of spirometry (FIVD) to verify the forced exhalation started from full inflation)
Important changes in the evaluation of acceptable and reportable values and quality grading
Approved by the AARC for 1.0 continuing education hours.
This webinar is non-refundable. In order to receive 1.0 hours of continuing education credit from the AARC you must complete the combined post-test/survey at the end of the webinar (no partial credit will be given).
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