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Scottish Health Survey: Topic Report: Lung Function

Published: 29 Jul 2014
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781784126797

This report presents data from objective measurement of lung function in adults, measured by portable spirometers, using data from the 2008- 2011 Scottish Health Surveys.

71 page PDF

7.3 MB

71 page PDF

7.3 MB

Contents
Scottish Health Survey: Topic Report: Lung Function
Contents

71 page PDF

7.3 MB

A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 1 78412 679 7 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 31640

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Editors:

Lisa Rutherford,1 Catherine Bromley2

Principal authors:

Jennifer Mindell,3 Alison Moody,3 Catherine Bromley, 2 Lisa Rutherford1

1 ScotCen Social Research, Edinburgh.

2 University of Edinburgh.

3 Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL.

Contents

Editors' Acknowledgements

Notes to Tables

Chapter 1: Background and methods

1.1 Introduction

1.2 Lung function

1.2.1 Overview

1.2.2 Changes in interpretation of lung function

1.3 Respiratory disease

1.3.1 Asthma

1.3.2 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease (COPD)

1.4 Methods and definitions

1.4.1 Procedure for measuring lung function

1.4.2 Definitions-lung function parameters

1.4.3 Measurement quality

1.4.4 Measurement error and data imputation

1.5 Response to measurement

Chapter 2: Lung function in adults

2.1 Introduction

2.1.1 Results presented in this chapter

2.2 Lung function

2.2.1 Lung function by age and sex

2.2.2 Lung function by socio-economic factors

2.2.3 Lung function by smoking status

2.2.4 Factors associated with probable airflow limitation

2.2.5 Comparison with Health Survey for England results

2.3 Discussion

2.3.1 Limitations in interpreting the results

2.3.2 SHeS 2008-2011 findings

2.3.4 Quality and Outcomes Framework

2.4 Conclusions

Table list

Table 1.1 Response to spirometry, by age and sex

Table 2.1 FEV1, FVC, and FEV1/FVC, 2008-2011 combined, by age and sex

Table 2.2 FEV1, FVC, and FEV1/FVC, 2008-2011 combined, (age-standardised) by NS-SEC of household reference person and sex

Table 2.3 FEV1, FVC, and FEV1/FVC, 2008-2011 combined, (age-standardised) by equivalised household income and sex

Table 2.4 FEV1, FVC, and FEV1/FVC, 2008-2011 combined, (age-standardised) by Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation and sex

Table 2.5 FEV1, FVC, and FEV1/FVC, 2008-2011 combined, (age-standardised) by smoking status and sex

Table 2.6 FEV1, FVC, and FEV1/FVC, 2008-2011 combined, (age-standardised) by smoking status and sex

Table 2.7 Estimated odds ratios

Appendix A: Glossary

Appendix B: Protocol for taking lung function

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