Idiopathic interstitial pneumonia: Do community and academic physicians agree on diagnosis? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Academic Medical Centers
  • Community Medicine
  • Lung Diseases, Interstitial

abstract

  • Significant disagreement exists in the diagnosis of DPLD between physicians based in communities compared with those in academic centers. Wherever possible, patients should be referred to centers with expertise in diffuse parenchymal lung disorders to help clarify the diagnosis and provide suggestions regarding treatment options.

publication date

  • May 15, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC1899268

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1164/rccm.200606-833OC

PubMed ID

  • 17255566

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1054

end page

  • 60

volume

  • 175

number

  • 10