SESSION TITLE: Diffuse Lung Disease: Connective Tissue Disease
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: To analyze the clinical characteristics of connective tissue disease- associated interstitial lung disease (CTD-ILD) in Chinese patients.
METHODS: The medical records of patients diagnosed with ILD and treated in our hospital from January 1999 to January 2013 were reviewed. From the records, patients who were also diagnosed with CTD were identified and their records of follow-up examinations for a minimum of 12 months till the end of December 2013 were reviewed.