Pulmonary Function Tests Lab
The University of Louisville Pulmonary Care & Performance Laboratory opened July 2008 and is located in the U of L Health Care Outpatient Center. This lab features state-of-the art pulmonary equipment and offers a wide variety of respiratory services.
Included are a complete range of Pulmonary Function Tests and Functional Capacity testing such as six minute walk, ambulatory oximetry testing with oxygen titration and over night oximetry studies.
Also available are nebulized breathing treatments, methacholine challenge testing, one-on-one patient education and much more.
Our Pulmonary Function and Diagnostic Laboratory follows ATS guidelines for all procedures and prides itself on its efficiency, professionalism and quality of care.
► How We Can Help Your Patients
The Pulmonary Function and Diagnostic Lab can assist with the diagnosis and treatment of your patients. Some of the most commonly performed testing panels include:
||Interstitial Lung Disease
||Dyspnea/Shortness of Breath
||Sleep Disorders Screening
The laboratory also provides a full range of testing and services that include:
Arterial Blood Gas Analysis
Maximal inspiratory/expiratory pressures