Progression of lung disease on computed tomography and pulmonary function tests in children and adults with cystic fibrosis.

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BACKGROUND A study was undertaken to compare the ability of computed tomographic (CT) scores and pulmonary function tests to detect changes in lung disease in children and adults with cystic fibrosis (CF). METHODS CT scans and pulmonary function tests were retrospectively studied in a cohort of patients with CF aged 5-52 years for whom two or three CT… (More)

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@article{Jong2006ProgressionOL, title={Progression of lung disease on computed tomography and pulmonary function tests in children and adults with cystic fibrosis.}, author={Pim A. de Jong and Anders G Lindblad and Lewisj Rubin and W. J. C. Hop and Johan C. de Jongste and Mads Brink and Harm A. Tiddens}, journal={Thorax}, year={2006}, volume={61 1}, pages={80-5} }