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1

COPD patient with inhaled corticosteroids.
Increase risk for?

Brusing, candidal infection or pneumonia

2

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
- What is the PFT?

Restrictive Pattern
- FVC is < 80%
- FEV1/FVC is high
- DLCO is low

3

COPD patient that is dependent on corticosteroids gets Pneumonia
What bacteria should be covered

Pseudomonas!

4

PFT interpretation

Obstructive vs Restrictive


FVC normal or decrease and FEV1 dec, FEV1/FVC ration <0.7 = Obstructive

FVC decrease and FEV1 is normal or decrease, FEV1/FVC >0.7 = Restrictive