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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 185362, 9 pages
Impact of Interstitial Pneumonia on the Survival and Risk Factors Analysis of Patients with Hematological Malignancy
1Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Tri-Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center,
No. 325, Section 2, Cheng-Kung Road, Neihu, Taipei 114, Taiwan
2Department of Medicine, Taoyuan General Hospital, No. 1492, Chung-Shan Road, Taoyuan City, Taoyuan County 330, Taiwan
3Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, No. 325, Section 2, Cheng-Kung Road, Neihu, Taipei 114, Taiwan
Received 23 April 2013; Revised 3 July 2013; Accepted 3 July 2013
Academic Editor: Robin Vos
Copyright © 2013 Wei-Liang Chen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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