The prognostic value of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Exercise Test
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

abstract

  • We conclude that a threshold maximal oxygen uptake of 8.3 ml/kg/min during cardiopulmonary exercise testing at baseline adds prognostic information for patients with IPF.

publication date

  • March 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2648909

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1164/rccm.200802-241OC

PubMed ID

  • 19074597

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 402

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 179

number

  • 5