Computed tomography of the lung. Densitometric studies.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This discussion summarizes the physical basis for CT densitometry, the methods used for extracting density information from CT scans, and how the CT scanner has been used to noninvasively monitor the changes in the major mass and volume components that determine lung density (gas, vascular, and extravascular volumes).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hedlund, LW; Vock, P; Effmann, EL

Published Date

  • December 1, 1983

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 775 - 788

PubMed ID

  • 6657969

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8389


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States