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for Dyspnea

Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines
1) Full pulmonary function testing (spirometry, lung volumes, DLCO)
2) Objective exercise measurement with 6 minute walk test
3) Cardiac evaluation including echocardiogram
Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit 1) Spirometry
2) 6 minute walk
3) Chest x-ray
Patient Education/Information (includes preps) Dyspnea
Appointment Timeframe < 1 month
How to Get Results to Consultant UMHS Patients: See MiChart
External Patients: Hand carry non-UM records, pulmonary function tests and chest x-rays to visit
Clinic Contact Information Physicians: 888-284-5864
Patients: 734-763-7668
Or 888-284-LUNG (5864)
Clinic Location Sites Dyspnea Clinic Location
UM Consulting Physician Dyspnea Clinic Faculty
Revised on: 01/09/2015