VRI(XP) O-Plan has shown high accuracy in predicting postoperative FEV(1) after lung resection surgery. Given its simplicity of operation and the non-invasive nature of VRI(XP) and O-Plan, it could be a good alternative to perfusion scan in pre-surgery assessment.
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