Predicting postoperative FEV1 using spiral computed tomography.


RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES Lung resection for primary bronchogenic carcinoma in the setting of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease often requires a detailed assessment of lung function to avoid perioperative complications and long-term disability. The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that a novel technique of spiral computed tomographic (CT… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.acra.2010.01.002


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