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Visual vs. computer-based computed tomography analysis for the identification of functional patterns in interstitial lung diseases.

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Summary of "Visual vs. computer-based computed tomography analysis for the identification of functional patterns in interstitial lung diseases."

Computer algorithms possess an intrinsic speed, objectivity, reproducibility and scalability unmatched by visual quantitation methods performed by trained readers. The question of how well quantitative CT (QCT) analysis methods compare with visual CT analysis to predict functional status in fibrosing lung diseases (FLDs) is of increasing relevance to understand the future role QCT may have in prognostication of FLD.

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Name: Current opinion in pulmonary medicine
ISSN: 1531-6971
Pages: 426-433

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