Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, 1846, v.29, pp. 137-252
Invention of the spirometer, making possible the determination of the vital capacity of the lungs. Hutchinsons work first appeared in summary form in Lancet, 1844, 1, 390-391, 567-70.
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Hutchinson, John, "On the capacity of the lungs, and on the respiratory functions, with a view of establishing a precise and easy method of detecting disease by the spirometer." (1846). Classic Article Collection. 231.