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Jerry Pittman

Zachary, LA, United States

Member since April 23, 2013


  • Essential Facts Regarding The Use Of Spirometers

    Community, Communication Design

    Spirometers refer to special devices used to determine the function of the lungs and airways of human beings. They are commonly referred to as differential transducers with the ability to accurately measure the rate at which respiration occurs in individuals. It records the rate and amount of air inspired and expired within a specified period of time. This device has helped to improve the manner in which lungs function in a many of patients.

    The spirometer is a component of the highly specialized equipment used to administer simple Pulmonary function Tests (PFTs). Most physicians use this device while conducting preliminary tests to rule out the incidence of various lung diseases including asthma, bronchitis and emphysema from these initial tests. It is also an important tool used in the assessing various scenarios such as the effect that different contaminants have on the functioning of the lungs, the progress made while treating a certain disease, effect of the different medications and in establishing the various causes of shortness of breath.

    There are a number of different types of spirometers. Each of them has special features to improve the nature of results obtained. The whole body plethysmograph allows physicians to conduct the process with greater precision compared with the other types. The patent being investigated is usually enclosed in a small area during the procedure.

    The basic principle behind the operation of the pneumotachometer is the venturi effect. Th...

  • Handiness With Class At Electrician Phoenix

    Arts & Culture, Fashion Design

    Over several years, people have struggled to find ways of getting their jobs done even if it means breaking a sweat or parting with some money. It is the continuing need to accomplish responsibilities that have kept most people on toes. People are constantly looking into outdoing each other, doing the same thing quicker and better. This need to better output has always led to the development of technology over time. Better technology used for a given activity means a better way. This can be deduced from the several technologies that have constantly been put into use. However, the electrical technologies also require expert service like in the case of electrician Phoenix to ensure that they continue running to serve their purposes.

    The discovery of electricity power led to innovation of electricity driven machines for use in different functions. Many appliances have so far been developed not only for the homes but also for places of work, learning institutions and many other more areas.

    The new technologies have revolutionized the economy making production and service delivery easier, faster a well as cheaper. This is the reason as to why the use of electrical appliances has so far increased and is expected to be on the rise continuously in the coming years.

    It is, however, not a ride on the roses purchasing and maintaining these electrical appliances. The manufacturers tend to overprice these gadgets making their initial costs very high. There is also the maintenance cost ...

My Interests

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  • Environmental Design
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  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design