Treating anxiety and depressive symptoms in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) might be a way of improving physical symptoms such as cough and breathlessness, new research has suggested. A cross-sectional study of 102 patients from the Australian IPF Registry, found a strong interaction between cough and dyspnea and the presence of anxiety and depression. ...
Strong link between mood and symptoms in IPF
By Mardi Chapman
30 Aug 2017