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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) @Point of Care™ App for iOS

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) @Point of Care™ App for iOS

'Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis @Point of Care, featuring Maria L. Padilla, MD as Editor-in-Chief, is an interactive resource to support learning in the field of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Within each chapter, you will find supportive multimedia hyperlinks that provide access to illustrations, journal articles, websites, and other resources to enhance understanding of relevant issues. Chapter 1 provides an overview of the prevalence, incidence, and natural history of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, demographic factors related to prevalence and incidence, and risk prediction. Chapter 2 reviews the etiology and pathophysiology of IPF; genetic factors and their underpinnings; environmental and other risk factors that contribute to disease onset and progression; and current hypotheses... Show More


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