FlexiVent Resources

Longitudinal Studies with SCIREQ Systems

Longitudinal studies offer a wealth of information, particularly for diseases progression or development studies. In addition, smaller sample sizes are possible to accumulate significant data, as subject assessment is...

Animal Models for Pulmonary Diseases

Animal models are crucial in advancing our knowledge and understanding of pulmonary diseases. Using alternatives models, such as computer simulations, is simply not advanced enough to elucidate all the...

Work of Breathing & Airway Compliance

Work of Breathing & Airway Compliance The latest release of flexiWare (8.2) brings with it the capacity to assess both work of breathing (WOB) and airway compliance, expanding the...

Preclinical Neonate Research

Preclinical Neonate Research Preclinical Pediatrics and Neonate Research Pediatrics and neonatology involves learning more about development and growth through the first stages of life. Early lung development studies investigate the...

Asthma – From Mouse To Man

Asthma – From Mouse To Man “The assessment of lung function endpoints used in preclinical drug testing may hold the key to translation of drug efficacy from mouse to...

The Usefulness Of Recruitment Manoeuvres

Atelectasis or airway closure spontaneously develops following anaesthesia and mechanical ventilation. This progressive loss in lung volume can have a significant impact on the subject’s

Let’s Talk About Impedance​

The current state-of-the-art in pre-clinical lung function measurements is the evaluation of the mechanical properties of the respiratory system using FOT.