Pulmochart Reference (ver. 5.5)
FRC changes from abdomen and thorax are considered individually.

FRC changes of (file name)


Functional Residual Capacity (FRC) changes represent volume changes at the end of an expiration ("Functional Residual Capacity (FRC)").


The FRC changes can be reviewed in different viewers indicating the abdomen and thorax contribution, the FRC changes and other signals:

Abdomen and Thorax Contribution, FRC Changes and Other signals
These reviewers show results of the RIP analysis with respect to FRC changes.
The signals in the review monitors can be scrolled by dragging the scroll bar at the bottom or the yellow Center Cursor in the reviewer to the left or right.

Additionally the signals can be scaled by clicking the respective buttons at the right of these reviewers (top down).
1. button: automatic scaling of all signals (adaptation of the shown signal ranges according to the value ranges of the signals) If a signal is indicated in the reviewer and it is not visible, this might be due to an inappropriate value range.
2. button: increasing all offsets
3. button: decreasing all offsets
Furthermore all review monitors can be zoomed with the buttons in the lower right corner of the screen (from left to right).
1. button: automatic zoom to the exact length of the entire measurement.
2. button: zoom out
3. button: zoom in

This button directs to the start screen of the RIP app ("Initialization of the RIP APP").

FRC changes
This button has no effect.

TV changes
This button directs to the review screen of tidal volume changes ("Tidal volume changes of (file name)").

Phase shifts
This button directs to the review screen of phase shifts ("Phase shifts of (file name)").

I:E relations
This button directs to the review screen of the inspiration expiration relation ("I:E relations of (file name)").