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Lung Function


Breathing tests are used to measure an individuals lung capacity and are an important part of the evaluation of someone with a respiratory or sleep complaint.  These tests are often done immediately prior to your consultation. 

Queensland Respiratory Services offer the complete range of Lung Function testing. 

See below for preparations requirements:

What to bring to your appointment

•    Your GP or specialist referral
•    A current medication list and any allergies that you may have
•    Your Medicare Card
•    Your Veterans Affairs Card if you have one


Lung function preparation instructions


All patients are asked to refrain from the following before their test:


•    Smoking (1 hour)

•    Performing vigorous exercise (1 hour)

•    Consuming alcohol or caffeinated drinks (4 hours)

Our team is here to support you.

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