CT metrics of airway disease and emphysema in severe COPD Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dyspnea
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
  • Pulmonary Emphysema
  • Pulmonary Ventilation
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Airway disease and emphysema detected by CT scanning are inversely related in patients with severe COPD. Airway wall phenotypes were influenced by gender and associated with lung function in subjects with severe emphysema.

authors

publication date

  • August 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2733947

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.08-2858

PubMed ID

  • 19411295

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 396

end page

  • 404

volume

  • 136

number

  • 2