Luca Richeldi, guest editor of the Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis article collection in BMC Medicine, talks about the aims of the series and the future of research into this disease. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a chronic disease affecting the lungs and causing progressive loss of pulmonary function, ultimately leading to respiratory failure and death. There ...
Emerging themes in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
By Lucha Richeldi
6 Oct 2015