Diagnostic accuracy of a clinical diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: an international case-cohort study


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Walsh S. L. F. , Maher T. M. , Kolb M., Poletti V., Nusser R., Richeldi L., ...More

EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, vol.50, no.2, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1183/13993003.00936-2017
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL

Abstract

We conducted an international study of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) diagnosis among a large group of physicians and compared their diagnostic performance to a panel of IPF experts.