Asthma Allergy and Pulmonology ( Chest Diseases) Centre Thrissur Kerala has been routinely doing this test to fine tune Asthma management in the last 8 years,since it became available in India.
Asthma Allergy and other common Pulmonary Diseases ( Chest Diseases) have swelling in the airways. This can be measured by a Sensor into which the patient can easily blow into. The machine called NObreath measures the level of Nitric Oxide gas in our exhaled breath. It is a very simple indicator whether our nose and airways need inhaled Corticosteroids.The American Thoracic Society (ATS) strongly recommends the use of FeNO measurement to aid in the assessment, management, and long-term monitoring of asthma and allergy. ATS emphasizes the importance of using FeNO to:
This has Helped thousands of Asthma Allergy patients from not only Thrissur but also from Malappuram , Palakkad, Kochi ( Ernakulam) and Kozhikode districts.
The test needs only blowing of air by patient into the machine through a tube.
Asthma Allergy Pulmonology and COPD Centre Thrissur Kerala
Dr Kurian Thomas MBBS; DTCD; MD ; DNB
Pulmonary Medicine Rtd Professor Medical College Thrissur
Pipe Line Road
Ph : 0487 2333433
Mob : 9446333433