- Author : Jeffrey Swigris
- Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
- Release Date : 2018-07-25
- Genre: Medical
- Pages : 350
- ISBN 10 : 9780323544320
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Excerpt :
Designed with the practicing clinician in mind, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis provides a succinct, easy-to-digest overview of this challenging condition in which the cause of thickening lung tissue is unknown. This concise resource by Drs. Kevin K. Brown and Jeff Swigris provides essential information for the physician who sees pulmonary fibrosis patients, including epidemiology, genetics and biomarkers, pathology, diagnosis, disease monitoring, and therapeutics intended to improve the patient’s lifespan and quality of life.