Classifying Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Patients by Changes in Forced Vital Capacity: A Group-Based Trajectory Analysis
OPEN American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine | 20 Jul 2019
J Ackrivo, J Hansen-Flaschen, BL Jones, EP Wileyto, RJ Schwab, L Elman and SM Kawut
A model for stratifying progression of respiratory muscle weakness in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) would identify disease mechanisms and phenotypes suitable for future investigations. This study sought to categorize progression of forced vital capacity (FVC) after presentation to an outpatient ALS clinic.
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