T1 Relaxation Time in Lungs of Asymptomatic Smokers.
Artikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift, 2016

Interest in using T1 as a potential MRI biomarker of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has recently increased. Since tobacco smoking is the major risk factor for development of COPD, the aim for this study was to examine whether tobacco smoking, pack-years (PY), influenced T1 of the lung parenchyma in asymptomatic current smokers.

Författare

Daniel Alamidi

Göteborgs universitet

Simon S I Kindvall

Lunds universitet

Penny L Hubbard Cristinacce

University of Manchester

Deirdre M McGrath

University of Manchester

Simon S Young

AstraZeneca

Josephine H Naish

University of Manchester

John C Waterton

University of Manchester

Per Wollmer

Lunds universitet

Sandra Diaz

Lunds universitet

Marita Olsson

AstraZeneca AB

Paul Hockings

Chalmers, Signaler och system, Signalbehandling och medicinsk teknik, Signalbehandling

Kerstin M Lagerstrand

Göteborgs universitet

Geoffrey J M Parker

University of Manchester

Bioxydyn

Lars E Olsson

Lunds universitet

PLoS ONE

1932-6203 (ISSN)

Vol. 11 3 e0149760- 0149760

Ämneskategorier

Radiologi och bildbehandling

DOI

10.1371/journal.pone.0149760

PubMed

26958856