How is respiratory muscle strength assessed in pulmonary function testing?

Updated: May 14, 2020
  • Author: Kevin McCarthy, RPFT; Chief Editor: Nader Kamangar, MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM  more...
  • Print


Determinations of respiratory muscle pressures are a quick and noninvasive means of assessing respiratory muscle strength.

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!