Morphological measurements in computed tomography correlate with airflow obstruction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: systematic review and meta-analysis
European Radiology, 06/19/2012
Evidence Based Medicine
Xie X et al. – CT measurements of emphysema or peripheral airways are significantly related to airflow obstruction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. CT provides a morphological method to investigate airway obstruction in COPD.