Step 1: From the Add to Case screen, click the Spirometer button. If a patient has not been identified, identify one now. The Spirometer screen opens.
Optional Step: If you are using the spirometer for the first time that day, calibrate the spirometer (see the Calibrate Spirometer section below).
Step 2: Click on the Start New Report button. Fields for entering patient information required by the spirometry software will appear.
Step 3: Enter information for the reading. Notice that patient profile information is automatically filled in the top portion of the screen. Fields with a yellow asterisk are required.
Step 4: Click on the Continue Report button. The spirometer test screen opens for the test set. Multiple readings will be added to the test set. See the Take Spirometer Reading section below.