2017A Q11 Draw an expiratory flow volume curve obtained from a maximal expiratory effort after a vital capacity breath, for a person with:
Restrictive lung disease
Obstructive lung disease
Explain how and why these curves (and the derived parameters) are different in each disease state.
2000B Q3 Draw an expiratory flow volume curve for a forced expiration from total lung capacity. Describe its characteristics in people with normal lungs, as well as those with obstructive and restrictive lung disease.
2011B Q14 Describe the changes in the respiratory function tests that occur with long term increases in small airways resistance.