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a material's capacity to conduct electricity

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Airway conductance after graded exercise was measured in normal participants by Kagawa and Kerr.
It is evident that patients with large lungs will have higher Gaw than patients with smaller lungs and so to make a fair comparison with patients possessing different sized lungs, the Gaw is divided by the thoracic gas volume (VTG), which is comparable to the patient's FRC, to produce specific airway conductance or SGaw which is simply Gaw corrected for lung volume at FRC.
respectively) and specific airway conductance (sGaw) were measured before administration and repeated, 30, 60, 90 120, 150, and 180 min after administration of the oral extract and theophylline.
Specific airway conductance in guinea pigs: normal values and histamine induced fall.
1], daytime symptom scores, specific airway conductance, and the need for rescue medication.