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  • http://patient.info/health/idiopathic-pulmonary-fibrosis-leaflet
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is a serious disease where the tiny air sacs of the lungs (the alveoli) and the lung tissue next to the alveoli become damaged and scarred.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idiopathic_pulmonary_fibrosis
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a chronic and ultimately fatal disease characterized by a progressive decline in lung function.[2][3] The term pulmonary fibrosis means scarring of lung tissue and is the cause of worsening dyspnea (shortness of bre...
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0062984/
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis refers to fibrosis that has no known cause.
  • http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/ipf/treatment
  • How Is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Treated? Explore Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2174030
  • Propensity scores were used to control for treatment selection bias.
  • https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000069.htm
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is scarring or thickening of the lungs without a known cause.
  • http://www.healthline.com/health/idiopathic-pulmonary-fibrosis/pu...
  • IPF is a progressive disease, meaning that it worsens over time.
  • http://pathways.nice.org.uk/pathways/idiopathic-pulmonary-fibrosi...
  • This pathway covers the diagnosis and management of suspected idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in adults.
  • http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/I/idiopathic_pulmonary_...
  • IPF is a serious condition.About 200,000 Americans have it.
  • http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal....
  • The objective of this study was to determine whether there is a peripheral blood protein signature in IPF and whether components of this signature may serve as biomarkers for disease presence and progression.
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    News

    Every Minute & Every Breath Counts: Stepping Up Efforts in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Medpage Today - Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    Genetic analyses of aplastic anemia and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients with short telomeres, possible implication of DNA-repair genes
    Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases - Saturday, April 27, 2019
    IPF, Other Fibrotic Disorders: Monocytes May Predict Severity
    Medpagetoday - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Monocyte counts could predict IPF outcome
    Medwirenews - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Saracatinib Receives Orphan Drug Designation for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    P&T Community - Monday, March 25, 2019
    A Clinical Study to Test How Effective and Safe GLPG1690 is for Subjects With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) When Used Together With Standard Medical Treatment
    Mayo Clinic - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    No survival benefit of add-on cyclophosphamide following IPF exacerbation
    Medwirenews - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Breath biomarkers could aid IPF detection
    Medwirenews - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Updates in IPF and Related Fibrotic Lung Diseases: Expanding Applications for Existing Therapies
    Medpage Today - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    A Phase 2 Study to Evaluate the Safety, Biological Activity, and PK of ND-L02-s0201 in Subjects With IPF
    Mayo Clinic - Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Galapagos reports initiation of PINTA Phase 2 trial with GLPG1205 in patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
    P&T Community - Thursday, November 1, 2018
    Long-term safety, efficacy profiles of nintedanib characterized in IPF patients
    Medwirenews - Sunday, September 30, 2018
    Nintedanib Plus Sildenafil No Better Than Nintedanib in IPF
    Physicians Briefing - Sunday, September 30, 2018
    Samumed And United Therapeutics Announce North American License Agreement For Samumed's IPF Drug Candidate
    PR Newswire - Monday, September 17, 2018
    New guideline aids in diagnosing idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Eurekalert - Friday, August 31, 2018
    Partnering with Patients to Navigate the Complexities of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Medpage Today - Monday, August 27, 2018
    The Challenge of Diagnosing IPF
    American Lung Association - Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    2nd IPF Summit 2018
    EIN News - Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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    Videos

    UPMC Physician Resources: Interstitial Lung Disease
         
  • At the Simmons Center, evaluation and treatment is conducted by a multidisciplinary team including experts in:

  • Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Transplantation
         
    http://BaylorHealth.com/LungTransplant – Howard Huang, M.D., assistant medical director of lung transplantation at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, explains treatment for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and new medications that are helping redu...

    Dr Steven Nathan Discusses the 2 Newly Approved Drugs to Treat IPF
         
    The big news at the 2014 CHEST meeting in Austin, Texas, was that 2 new drugs—pirfenidone and nintedanib—were approved to treat idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), according to Steven Nathan, MD, medical director of the Lung Transplant Program at Ino...

    Breakthroughs in Treatment of IPF
         
    With the approval of two new drugs for the treatment of IPF patients who otherwise would have only had lung transplantation as a treatment option now have a new way to improve their quality of life.

    Living with IPF - John's story
         
    In 2012 John began to notice that he was struggling for breath. He was diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), a condition that causes the lungs to thicken with scar tissue and makes it difficult to breathe. IPF has no cure. In this video John...

    Esbriet Looks To Fill Unmet Need In IPF Treatment
         
    Unlike other medical conditions for many years there were no approved treatments for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. That has changed recently with the approval of two new medications which are starting the treatment process for patients who need the help....

    IPF Evolving concepts in diagnosis and treatment
         
    Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Lebanese Pulmonary Society - Mövenpick Hotel - April 24th to 27th, 2013 - Beirut - Lebanon Conférence présentée lors du Congrès annuel de la Société Libanaise de Pneumologie - Hôtel Mövenpick - 24 a...

    Dr Martina Vašáková on overcoming barriers to IPF diagnosis
         
    "Advancing in IPF Research" (AIR) meeting Chair Dr Martina Vašáková discusses the importance of early idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) diagnosis at the AIR meeting held in Prague on 27-28 November, 2015. The AIR meeting has become the world’s l...

    Game changing therapy for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis now available in Canada
         
    First Treatment for IPF Now Available In Canada - http://cnw.ca/NroNV

    Hamish Osborne - Beating pulmonary fibrosis, thanks to the University of Maryland
         
    Hamish S. Osborne and Christine C. Osborne are among the founding supporters of the Program in Lung Healing at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Mr. Osborne’s diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis resulted in a life-saving double-lung ...

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    Images

    Photomicrograph of usual interstitial pneumonia
    IPF Lung Sound
    Etiology and pathobiology of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
    220px Clubbing of fingers in IPF
    High-resolution computed tomography scan of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
    Photomicrograph of usual interstitial pneumonia
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    IPF Lung Sound
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    Etiology and pathobiology of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
    en.wikipedia.org
    220px Clubbing of fingers in IPF
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    High-resolution computed tomography scan of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
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    Plain chest radiograph of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
    230px IPF amiodarone
    The cause of IPF is unknown.
    Appearance of usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP) in a surgical lung biopsy at low magnification.
    UIP (Usual interstitial pneumonia)-CT scan.jpg
    Plain chest radiograph of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
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    230px IPF amiodarone
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    The cause of IPF is unknown.
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    Appearance of usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP) in a surgical lung biopsy at low magnification.
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    UIP (Usual interstitial pneumonia)-CT scan.jpg
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        The illustration shows clubbing of the fingertips associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
    Results from recent phase 3 clinical trials have demonstrated that 2 new drugs help reduce progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
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    220px IPF amiodarone
    220px Usual interstitial pneumonia
    The illustration shows clubbing of the fingertips associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
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    Results from recent phase 3 clinical trials have demonstrated that 2 new drugs help reduce progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
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    Usual interstitial pneumonia (1).JPG
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    220px IPF amiodarone
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    220px Usual interstitial pneumonia
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    Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
    388x 210 Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Causes Symptoms and Risk Factors
    388x 210 Managing and Living With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Disease
    388x 210 Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Your Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Disease
    388x 210 The Outlook for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
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    388x 210 Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Causes Symptoms and Risk Factors
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    388x 210 Managing and Living With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Disease
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    388x 210 Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Your Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Disease
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    388x 210 The Outlook for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
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    388x 210 All About IPF Exacerbations
    mouse IPF
    Human IPF
    Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Flowchart of selection of patients with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) for study and underlying conditions among non-AIDS patients, France, January 1, 2007-December 31, 2010. Miscellaneous conditions: inflammatory diseases or automimmune (n = 4);
    388x 210 All About IPF Exacerbations
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    mouse IPF
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    Human IPF
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    Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
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    Flowchart of selection of patients with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) for study and underlying conditions among non-AIDS patients, France, January 1, 2007-December 31, 2010. Miscellaneous conditions: inflammatory diseases or automimmune (n = 4);
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    Thumbnail of Flowchart of selection of patients with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) for study and underlying conditions among non-AIDS patients, France, January 1, 2007-December 31, 2010. Miscellaneous conditions: inflammatory diseases or automimm
    A rigorous clinical trial of therapy for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis has revealed that a commonly used three-drug regimen
    Few treatments are available for people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), a rapidly fatal condition in which the lungs become thick and stiff, making it extremely hard to breathe.
    The illustration shows clubbing of the fingertips associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
    Treatment Options for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Disease
    Thumbnail of Flowchart of selection of patients with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) for study and underlying conditions among non-AIDS patients, France, January 1, 2007-December 31, 2010. Miscellaneous conditions: inflammatory diseases or automimm
    cdc.gov
    A rigorous clinical trial of therapy for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis has revealed that a commonly used three-drug regimen
    nhlbi.nih.gov
    Few treatments are available for people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), a rapidly fatal condition in which the lungs become thick and stiff, making it extremely hard to breathe.
    nhlbi.nih.gov
    The illustration shows clubbing of the fingertips associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
    ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
    Treatment Options for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Disease
    healthline.com
    Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis occurs most often in patients aged between 50 and 70 years
    Just yesterday, you saw our very own Sally Okun RN, Vice President of Advocacy, Policy and Patient Safety, reported back about her experiences at the FDA Patient-Focused Drug Development Public Meeting on IPF.
    On September 26th I was at the FDA for the Patient-Focused Drug Development Public Meeting on IPF.
    On Rare Disease Day back in February 2013, we announced our partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim to help enhance the online idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) community.
    But what exactly is IPF?
    Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis occurs most often in patients aged between 50 and 70 years
    mims.co.uk
    Just yesterday, you saw our very own Sally Okun RN, Vice President of Advocacy, Policy and Patient Safety, reported back about her experiences at the FDA Patient-Focused Drug Development Public Meeting on IPF.
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    On September 26th I was at the FDA for the Patient-Focused Drug Development Public Meeting on IPF.
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    On Rare Disease Day back in February 2013, we announced our partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim to help enhance the online idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) community.
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    But what exactly is IPF?
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    IPF patients that have had sleep problems for a long time tended to report a lower quality of life.
    PatientsLikeMe member Barbara (CatLady51) recently shared about her journey with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) in an interview with us, and she spoke about everything from the importance of taking ownership of managing her condition to how she hopes
    IPF darbyboy
    Defective autophagy in AECIIs from IPF lungs.
    Mitochondrial accumulation in AECIIs from dense fibrotic areas in IPF lungs
    IPF patients that have had sleep problems for a long time tended to report a lower quality of life.
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    PatientsLikeMe member Barbara (CatLady51) recently shared about her journey with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) in an interview with us, and she spoke about everything from the importance of taking ownership of managing her condition to how she hopes
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    IPF darbyboy
    blog.patientslikeme.com
    Defective autophagy in AECIIs from IPF lungs.
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    Mitochondrial accumulation in AECIIs from dense fibrotic areas in IPF lungs
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