Quantitative computed tomography (CT) in the assessment of nodular profusion and emphysema in silicosis, with functional correlation


Grant Data
Project Title
Quantitative computed tomography (CT) in the assessment of nodular profusion and emphysema in silicosis, with functional correlation
Principal Investigator
Dr Ooi, Clara Gaik Cheng   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Tsang Kenneth Wah Tak   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Ho   (Co-Investigator)
Emeritus Professor Lam Wah Kit   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
1998-08-01
Completion Date
2000-07-31
Amount
0
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Pneumoconiosis Compensation Fund Board - General Award
Funding Year
Status
Completed
Objectives
To perform quantitative CT evaluation in silicosis with respect to nodular profusion and emphysema; to correlate these findigns with lung function, respiratory symptom assessment, and with three dimensional (3D) CT-lung volumetry indices.