Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Release Date : 14 December 2018
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 475 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9783319999753
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Download or read book entitled Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis by author: Keith C. Meyer which was release on 14 December 2018 and published by Springer with total page 475 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This book is a comprehensive guide to our current understanding of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), its disease pathogenesis, genetic underpinnings, diagnosis, and management. Since the first edition, many new developments have occurred in the understanding and management of this serious disease, revising our understanding of how it presents, manifests, and reacts to certain treatments. This second edition is fully updated with six new chapters by our team of international, expert authors. New topics include: classification of interstitial lung disease, pulmonary function tests in IPF, biomarkers, clinical phenotypes, mimics, and a discussion of clinical trials. Each chapter additionally includes a brief summary of ongoing research and potential future directions. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: A Comprehensive Clinical Guide, Second Edition is an invaluable resource for clinicians who desire a deeper understanding of IPF in order to better help their patients.