Respiratory Investigation

Respiratory Investigation

We offer a wide range of routine and advanced respiratory tests.  Our tests provide invaluable data for diagnosis, monitoring and treatment for a variety of respiratory conditions.
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Location: Ground floor, outpatients department, Core B

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 4.30 pm.  

Contact us: 01733 673731

Our clinical tests are divided into:

Routine breathing tests

  • spirometry (FVL)
  • gas transfer test
  • static lung volumes (Bodyplethysmography & Helium Dilution)
  • reversibility Studies
  • six minute walk tests
  • FENO

Advanced breathing tests

  • respiratory muscle assessment (MIPs, MIPs, Sniff and erect and supine spirometry)
  • bronchial Challenge – Mannitol
  • flight assessment
  • skin prick test
  • cardiopulmonary exercise test
  • ear lobe capillary blood gases