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ARTP Part 1 Handbook

The ARTP Practical Handbook of Respiratory Function Testing - Part 1

A handbook that is a must for all clinical physiologists practicing in respiratory medicine, this covers the basic practice of performing lung function tests.

This handbook provides a comprehensive background knowledge in the following topics:

  • Laboratory Practice and Safety including Infection Control
  • Anatomy and Pathology of the Respiratory System
  • Reference Values
  • Respiratory Gas Analysis
  • Dynamic Lung Volumes and Flows
  • Inhalation Therapy
  • Static Lung Volumes and Capacities
  •  Transfer Factor for Carbon Monoxide
  • Basic Paediatric Respiratory Testing
  • Interpretation and Pathophysiology

It is an essential companion for any student who is attempting the ARTP/BTS National Assessment Part 1, and should be on the book shelf of each lung function laboratory.



  • £40 to ARTP Members (one copy per member)
  • £40 to BSc (Hons) Clinical Physiology Students
  • £50 to Non-ARTP Members

When ordering please enclose a cheque made payable to 'ARTP'.
If you wish to place an order via your supplies department an invoice can only be raised if a hospital order number is supplied.
If you are an ARTP member please quote your membership number when ordering to obtain the discounted price.

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