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Should we be using statistics to define disease?
Thorax (2008)
  • David M. Mannino

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Using the lower limit of normal for the FEV1/FVC ratio reduces the misclassification of airway obstruction. [Thorax. 2008]

Underestimation of airflow obstruction among young adults using FEV1/FVC <70% as a fixed cut-off: a longitudinal evaluation of clinical and functional outcomes. [Thorax. 2008]

Publication Date
December, 2008
Citation Information
David M. Mannino. "Should we be using statistics to define disease?" Thorax Vol. 63 Iss. 12 (2008)
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