Understand Pulmonary Function Test (PFTs) results with this medical course by Dr. Roger Seheult
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MedCram allows you to cut down on study time and maximize retention and understanding by focusing in on what is most important. Dr. Seheult's medical Illustrations, charts, memory aids, and quizzes will make learning and reviewing medical topics a breeze. We think (and certainly hope) you'll find Pulmonary Function Test (PFT) Explained Clearly very informative, easy to follow, and fun.
- Video 1: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): Introduction and Normative Values free trial
- Video 2: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): Restriction & Obstruction, FVC, FEV1, and FEV1/FVC Ratio
- Video 3: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): Flow Volume Loop
- Video 4: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): Lung Volumes, FRC, RV
- Video 5: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): The Algorithm Part 1
- Video 6: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): The Algorithm Part 2 free trial
- Video 7: Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): Wrap Up
GONZALO GUILLEN, RN
Very Excellent Lecture!
MARIA MACIAS (Medical Student)
MICHELLE GRUNAUER, MD
SUDHAKAR MANNAM, MD
KIM SLATTERY (NP Student)
Good illustration. Wish you have quiz to practice.
CHERYLANCE FARNUM, PA-C
Presentation was concise and easy to follow.
HEIDI MCCOY, NP
ERIC BAILEY, NP
I would like to know more about the LLN as used by the ATS to determine obstruction vs using GOLD
CRYSTAL MORRIS (NP Student)
JEMAMIA GOODE, MD
DIANE D DUBE, NP
I love the way you clearly explained how to read PFTs!!! Easy to follow and grasp:) Thank you:)
KATHRYN KELLEY, RN
The information was clearly explained.
RT STUDENT 2019
Awesome!! For sure want a background in pulmonary physio and diagnoses but overall super helpful!
JULIE FITZGERALD (NP Student)
Very good explanation!
CHERISH BOEHM (NP Student)
Learned so much. Wish there was a test to test my knowledge after though
JAMES REED, MD
MIKHAIL KOLOMOYTSEV (NP Student)
RON HEBERGER, PA-C
ERIK KEIM (Medical Student)
CLAY BULLS, PA-C
Outstanding course! Very easy to follow and breaks down seemingly complex analysis into an easy-to-follow algorithm.
WEI LIN, RN
Excellent! What i expected.
CHARLES KASTEN, NP
ELENA WESTON, MD
BANK JANI, MD
JOSEPH HASTIE , MD
This went a little fast for me
Excellent....as advertised -- explained clearly!
TIRUCHENGODE MADHESWARAN, MD
JONATHAN FISH, MD
HIANG KIAT CHIA, MD
VILA ANGHELOIU, MD
RONNIE POORMAN, Paramedic
useful - especially the examples
GRACE K, MD
PATRICIA EVENSON, RN
MARIAM BAGIS, MD
Excellent review. Highly recommend this one to those who still can't get the concept of pulmonary function testing. Well done!
DEANNA WHITEHORN (NP Student)
TERESA ROBERTS (NP Student)
An excellent step-by-step explanation of PFTs with relevant examples. Thank you for helping me understand this confusing topic!
RACHEL WETHERINGTON (NP Student)
TURKI ABDULLAH, MD
WILBERT CAIN, MD
NABIL KHOURY (Medical Student)
AHMED ALOMAR, MD
VIKTOR DOMISLOVIC, MD
Four stars because the explanations are very clear. Just need a lot of practice.
MIGUEL QUISPE (Medical Student)
TAMMY ALVERSON, MD
MARIE CHARISMA LABORTE, MD
SUHYUN LEE, MD
MARCOS GARCIA, MD
It's perfect, it's clear, wish all the courses were like this
KATI WILLOUGHBY, MD
very thorough, have improved understanding of PFTs
MARICHA DELACRUZ-TUASON (NP Student)
Explained clearly and simply! Awesome
ANGELA VEACH (Nursing Student)
These lectures were very thorough. They made it easy to navigate deciphering PFT results. Thank you!
HARINDER SINGH, MD
Very helpful and informative. I am looking for more.....
KATHY KIMPLER, PA
TAHEREH MOHEB, MD
AMY BURKE, RN
A potentially confusing subject made understandable. Thank you! Brilliant. 6 stars if that was an option.
AARON FRIED (Medical Student)
NAM HA, MD
Great explanation as always. I was wondering though...in the video, you mention GOLD stage I - IV. How is this different from GOLD A-D that I've seen on other criteria calculator out there?
KIRSTEN GUERRA, NP
JANET ADJEI (NP Student)
Clear and detail explanation of FVC and FEV1. Thanks
HAILEY GARRISON, NP
These lectures are exactly the way I learn best - video, audio, and written explanations with a step by step the whole way. Please continue to make new ones, and make it so nurses can get credit for the courses as a CEU! Thank you for it all!
Makes so much more sense the way it is explained on these video's. This is my go to website when I need something simplified for me. Keep the video's coming. Thank you so much!!
JOSEPH WALKER, PA-C
CATHY PARSONS, MD
MARIE EKREN, RN
Great information thank you for this!
ADRIANNA SILVA, RN
SARA CARNES COSTELLO, NP
outstanding, comprehensive. organized. very helpful.
MARCELINE DAO-AS, RN
CASSIE PALENSKY, PA-C
Very helpful, thank you!!!
CLARE SANTANA, RN
JULIE NYHUS (NP Student)
HARSHA SAMARAJIWA, MD
Excellent course everything is very clearly explained.
I found this to be extremely helpful for someone new to pulmonary medicine.
RICHARD BENIAN, Dentist
MAGGIE PARKER (NP Student)
He makes it easy to understand the physiology behind the numbers!
AIZA AHMAD, MD
Great lectures! They really do help clarify difficult concepts.
ROSS LAUGER, NP
Excellent!! Graphics help make sense of what numbers translate to physiologically. I look forward to taking more courses.
SHAUNNA ESCOBAR, MD
Started at the basics and built in a logical progression. Great for anyone who wants to learn more about PFTs or someone who is learning for the first time!
GERRY PRIETO (Medical Student)
Enjoyed the course. It was explained clearly using easy to follow visuals. Great flow charts and examples. I feel more confident in my understanding and interpretation of PFT. Thanks
AHMAD SABBAHI, PT
MAZI MAZUNGA (Medical Student)
HAMMAD HASAN, MD
Today for the first time i understood PFTs. Thank you is a small word. I wish i could say more
SHADIA SALEH (Medical Student)
SARA KHELIFI TOUHAMI
M BSHER ABOUDAN, MD
the first time in my life i know how to read PFTs results thaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaank you
Very informative. The videos are very concise, therefore very good to review the theme.
Excellent explanations for those needing to learn more about PFT
ANDREW ADAMS, MD
Thank you for the educational experience!
Fantastic overview of PFTs. Very clear and concise. Thank you for such a great explanation.
excellent thank you help a lot
- Quadruple Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.
- Over 20 years teaching experience as both an exam preparation instructor and an assistant professor of medicine.
- Experience as a medical director for both a Southern California Physician Assistant Program and a Respiratory Therapy Program.
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