Human Research

 Pulmonary Function Testing at the SCTR Research Nexus


Dr. Patrick Flume

Research Laboratories Manager:

Karen Packard MSN, RN, AOCN


 MUSC, Clinical Sciences Building, 2nd Floor, SCTR Research Nexus



The Pulmonary Function Testing suite contains the Carefusion Vmax 22/62 Pulmonary Function Testing Station with Plethysmograph. The equipment can be used to measure static and dynamic lung volumes; cooperation-dependent pulmonary function tests which include Spirometry/Flow-Volume/Resistance measurements and lung diffusion measurements and bodyplethysmography measurement. 


Pulmonary Function Testing Services are available to anyone. Servicerequests should be sent online through the SCTR SUCCESS Center service request system.




All publications/projects utilizing SCTR Institute services are required to credit the CTSA grant.
The Grant Citation Language is:  "This publication [or project] was supported by the South Carolina Clinical & Translational Research (SCTR) Institute, with an academic home at the Medical University of South Carolina, NIH/NCATS Grant number UL1 TR000062."