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Radiographic (ILO) readings predict arterial oxygen desaturation during exercise in subjects with asbestosis.

Lee, YC; Singh, B; Pang, SC; de Klerk, NH; Hillman, DR; Musk, AW; (2003) Radiographic (ILO) readings predict arterial oxygen desaturation during exercise in subjects with asbestosis. Occup Environ Med , 60 (3) 201 - 206.

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Abstract

Exercise impairment is common in subjects with asbestosis. Arterial oxygen desaturation during exercise is an important contributor to exercise limitation. The International Labour Office (ILO) classification of plain chest radiographs correlates with resting pulmonary function, but its value in predicting abnormal ventilatory responses to exercise, including desaturation, has not been explored.

Type: Article
Title: Radiographic (ILO) readings predict arterial oxygen desaturation during exercise in subjects with asbestosis.
Location: England
Language: English
Keywords: Aged, Asbestosis, Disability Evaluation, Exercise, Exercise Test, Humans, Lung, Male, Middle Aged, Oxygen, Regression Analysis, Respiratory Function Tests
UCL classification: UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences > Medicine (Division of)
URI: http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/41733
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