Parenchymal density changes in acute pulmonary embolism: Can quantitative CT be a diagnostic tool? A preliminary study

Duman I. E. , Cimsit C., OLGUN YILDIZELİ Ş. , ÇİMŞİT N. Ç.

CLINICAL IMAGING, vol.41, pp.157-163, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2016.11.005
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.157-163
  • Keywords: Pulmonary embolism, Quantitative Cr, Density mapping, CIPA, SEVERITY INDEX, COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY, EMPHYSEMA, LUNG, ANGIOGRAPHY, VALIDATION, MODEL


Purpose: Determine the ability of quantitative CT (QCT) in defining parenchymal density changes in acute pulmonary embolism (PE).