A survey of nocturnal hypoxaemia and health related quality of life in patients with cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis.

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BACKGROUND A survey of overnight oximetry was conducted to estimate the prevalence of nocturnal hypoxaemia in patients with cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis and to establish whether nocturnal hypoxaemia is related to quality of life. METHODS All patients with cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis attending Nottingham City Hospital were invited to enter the… (More)

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