Resources

Resources

IPF slide kits

cq5dam.thumbnail.500.500

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) – The need for early recognition and referral

Click here to download

Pictures

cq5dam.thumbnail.500.500

DISEASE PROGRESSION

Click to download

cq5dam.thumbnail.500.500

SUSPECTED IPF FLOW CHART

Click to download


Guidelines

UK

NICE. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis − pirfenidone: final appraisal determination document. Issued April 2013

Denmark

Dansk Lungemedicinsk Selskab. Idiopatisk Pulmonal Fibrose (IPF).

Germany

Behr J, et al. [German guideline for diagnosis and management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis]. Pneumologie 2013;67:81–111.

Spain

NormativaSEPAR 2012.

Sweden

Swedish Society for Pulmonary Medicine.

Ireland

Position Statement from the Irish Thoracic Society on the treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.

 

USA / EU / JAPAN

ATS/ERS/JRS/ALAT 2015
Raghu G, et al. An official ATS/ERS/JRS/ALAT clinical practice guideline: treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. An update of the 2011 clinical practice guideline. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015;192:e3–e19.

USA / EU

ATS/ERS 2002
American Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society. American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society International Multidisciplinary Consensus Classification of the Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2002;165(2):277-304.

USA / EU

ATS/ERS 2000
American Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: diagnosis and treatment. International consensus statement. American Thoracic Society (ATS), and the European Respiratory Society (ERS). Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000;161(2 Pt 1):646-664.

Abbreviations

ALAT

Latin American Thoracic Association

ATS

American Thoracic Society

CHF 

Congestive Heart Failure

COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

ERS

European Respiratory Society

HRCT

High-Resolution Computed Tomography

IIP

Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia

IPF

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
JRS Japanese Respiratory Society