The Department of Pulmonary Physiology and Sleep Lab Service of Manila Doctors Hospital (MDH) recently held a blessing ceremony for the newly acquired Pulmonary Function Test Machine, VMAX Encore 22.
VMAX Encore 22, a high-end patient, diagnostic technology which uses a fully integrated Impulse Oscillatory Spirometry (IOS) system, was acquired by the Hospital, to keep up with the latest world standards. Vmax Encore offers the option of a fully integrated Impulse Oscillatory Spirometry (IOS) system. Pediatric, geriatric and other patients will benefit from the non-effort dependent and quiet breathing maneuvers utilized by IOS. Furthermore, Vmax Encore 22 can effectively measure lung capacity, offers standard spirometry, lung volumes, enhanced spirometry, diffusing capacity, bronchial challenge, plethysmography, and impulse oscillometry spirometry.