Neglected areas on thorax computed tomography evaluation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Paravertebral muscles and para-aortic adipose tissue


REŞORLU M. , KARATAĞ O. , Toprak C. A. , Ozturk M. O.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL IMAGING AND RADIATION ONCOLOGY, cilt.62, ss.487-492, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 62 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/1754-9485.12716
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL IMAGING AND RADIATION ONCOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.487-492

Özet

IntroductionThis study, investigated the para-aortic adipose tissue cross-sectional area, a novel predictor of cardiovascular diseases and degenerative changes in the paravertebral muscles, in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).