Flow-Volume Loop - How is Flow-Volume Loop abbreviated?
FVL (redirected from Flow-Volume Loop)
Also found in: Dictionary
|FVL||Future Vertical Lift (US DoD)|
|FVL||First Trust Value Line (fund)|
|FVL||Fundacion Valle del Lili (Colombian hospital)|
|FVL||Fox Valley Lutheran High School|
|FVL||Fonds de Vie Lycéenne (French: School Life Funds)|
|FVL||Finnish Virtual Library|
|FVL||France Voile Loisirs (French: France Sailing Interests)|
|FVL||Full Variability Language|
|FVL||Fuel Valve Light|
|FVL||Femoral Vein Ligation|
|FVL||Florida Voters League, Inc.|
References in periodicals archive
This allows the recording of inspiration and expiration, and generation of flow-volume loops
(on a flow-type spirometer).
The flow-volume loop
test includes measuring the FEV1, which is the volume of air that can be forced out in one second after taking a deep breath.
showed a flattening of the inspiratory and expiratory phase compatible with a fixed extrathoracic obstruction.
The helium iso-flow study involves having the patient perform a flow-volume loop
while breathing room air.