• Full pulmonary function tests important to determine spectrum of vaping-related lung injury

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Full pulmonary function tests contribute useful diagnostic information for evaluating patients with vaping-related lung injury, according to a speaker at the American Thoracic Society International Conference.
    “E-cigarette and vaping-associated lung injury is a diagnosis of exclusion, and the most important factor in determining if a patient may have EVALI, according to the CDC, is asking about recent vape or e-cigarette use,” Eleanor D. Muise, MD, pediatric pulmonology fellow in the division of pulmonary medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, said during a
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