KIN335 - Lab #3

KIN335 - Lab #3 - Elisa Giordano KIN 335 March 7 2007 Lab#1...

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Elisa Giordano KIN 335 March 7, 2007 Lab #1 Spirometry Testing 1. Definitions a. Forced Vital Capacity (FVC) – the amount of air that can be maximally exhaled after a maximal inhalation. This represents to total amount of air in and out. Speed is a factor. b. Maximal Voluntary Ventilation (MVV)- the maximum amount of air that can be inhaled and exhaled in one minute. c. Residual Volume (RV) – the amount of air left in the lungs after maximal exhalation. d. Slow Vital Capacity (SVC) – this determines the vital capacity of the lungs. This is a non-forced maximum inhalation and exhalation. e. Spirometry – a machine used in measuring the volume of air in the lungs. f. Tidal Volume (TV) – the amount of air breathed in and out during normal respiration. g. Total Lung Capacity (TLC) – the volume of air in the lungs after max inhalation. 2. Tables and Charts Subject Description Subject 1 Subject 2 Subject 3 Subject 4 Subject 5 Subject 6 Age 20 21 21 24 19 21 Gender F M M M M F Height (in)
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