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ET

endotracheal

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PACO2
PAO2

Partial pressure Alveolar CO2/O2

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PET

positron emission tomography

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FEV

forced expiratory volume

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R(aw)

Airway Resistance

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c

compliance

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PMH

past medical history

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LLL

left lower lobe

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IADL

instrumental activities of daily living

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PEF

peek expiratory flow

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RLL

Right lower lobe

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RUL

right upper lobe

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PIP

positive inspiratory pressure

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RR

respiratory rate

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RPE

rating of perceived exertion

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LUL

left upper lobe

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NE

norepinephrine

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SOB

shortness of breath

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NTS

nucleus tractus solitarius

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PaCO2
PaO2

Partial pressure arterial CO2/O2

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SOA

shortness of air

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VO2

O2 Consumption

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IMV

intermittent mandatory ventilation

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A-a gradient

alveolar arterial gradient

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MIP

maximum inspiratory pressure

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6MWT

6 min walk test

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V

ventilatino

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DI

dyspnea index

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PND

paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea

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MEP

maximum expiratory pressure

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PEFV

peek expiratory flow volume

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PI(O2)

partial pressure inspired O2

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Q

perfusion

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RV

residual volume

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FI(O2)

% of inspired O2

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VMT

ventilatory muscle training

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V(A)

alveolar ventilation

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V(CO2)

CO2 production

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RDS

respiratory distress syndrome

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IMT

inspiratory muscle training

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VC

vital capacity

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AT

anaerobic threshold

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MVV

maximum voluntary ventilation

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MEFV

maximal expiratory flow volume

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RML

right middle lobe

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VO2 Max

max O2 consumption

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FVC

forced vital capacity

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NA

nucleus ambiguous

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SCI

spinal cord injury

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V(D)

dead space volume

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PFT

pulmonary function test

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IC

inspiratory capacity

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V(T)

tidal volume

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IRV

inspiratory reserve volume

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TLC

Total lung capacity

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EIA

exercise induced asthma

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FEV1

forced expiratory volume in one sec

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SIMV

synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation

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LVRS

lung volume reduction surgery

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ACB

active cycle of breathing

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FRC

functional residual capacity

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D(LCO)

diffusing capacity

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CWE

chest wall excursion

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V(E)

minute ventilation

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PEEP

positive end expiratory pressure

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COLD

chronic obstructive lung disease

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ARDS

acute (adult) respiratory distress syndrome

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ABG

arterial blood gas

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ERV

expiratory reserve volume

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PVR

pulmonary vascular resistance

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ADL

activities of daily living

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CPT

chest PT

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HPI

history of present illness

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WOB

work of breathing

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CF

cystic fibrosis

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BIPAP

biphasic positive airway pressure

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COAD

chronic obstructive airway disease

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CT

computed tomography

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DMNX

Dorsal motor nucleus X

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PEFR

peek expiratory flow rate

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CPAP

continuous passive airway pressure

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DOE

dyspnea on exertion

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BE

base excess

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PEP

positive expiratory pressure

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COPD

chornic obstructive pulmonary disease

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PSV

pressure support ventilation