Pneumology and phthisiology cover all diseases affecting the respiratory system. Specific aspects of this branch of medicine include public healthcare and medical expertise. Pneumology and phthisiology are dedicated to the treatment of all illnesses disturbing the respiratory system, respiratory symptoms due to another underlying conditions, as well as any other lung complications. Apart from treatment, this branch of medicine focuses on prevention of socially significant diseases.
- Initial examination
- Secondary examination
- Pulmonary function test: Spirometry
- Bronchodilator test:
- Sleep apnea test at home:
- PAP titration at home:
- Examination and reading of PAP results: