Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

A Comprehensive Clinical Guide

  • Keith C. Meyer
  • Steven D. Nathan

Part of the Respiratory Medicine book series (RM, volume 9)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Olga Tourin, Jeffrey J. Swigris, Amy L. Olson
    Pages 9-34
  3. Jeffrey L. Myers
    Pages 35-54
  4. Jonathan H. Chung, Jeffrey P. Kanne
    Pages 55-75
  5. Anish Wadhwa, Kevin R. Flaherty
    Pages 77-101
  6. Athol U. Wells, Simon Ward
    Pages 103-121
  7. Nathan Sandbo
    Pages 161-205
  8. Sonye K. Danoff, Cheilonda Johnson
    Pages 207-220
  9. Steven D. Nathan
    Pages 221-238
  10. Moisés Selman, Yair Romero, Annie Pardo
    Pages 259-279
  11. Stephenie M. Takahashi, Karen C. Patterson, Imre Noth
    Pages 281-296
  12. Paolo Spagnolo, Fabrizio Luppi, Gloria Montanari, Luca Richeldi
    Pages 297-311
  13. Teng Moua, Jay H. Ryu
    Pages 313-336
  14. Joyce S. Lee, Harold R. Collard
    Pages 349-362
  15. Daniela J. Lamas, David J. Lederer
    Pages 363-377
  16. Jose D. Herazo-Maya, Naftali Kaminski
    Pages 379-402
  17. Carmen Mikacenic, Ganesh Raghu
    Pages 427-440
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 441-451

About this book


Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: A Comprehensive Clinical Guide delivers a concise review of our current understanding of disease pathogenesis and provides current evidence in the medical literature regarding its diagnosis and management.  Each chapter  includes key points and a summary aiming to update clinicians about various issues concerning the diagnosis and management of IPF. In addition to outlining the current state of knowledge, each chapter  also provides a summary of ongoing research and identifies the needs for future research in the field.  Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: A Comprehensive Clinical Guide is an important new text that provides its readers with a better understanding of the pathobiology and natural history of IPF as it continues to evolve.

Editors and affiliations

  • Keith C. Meyer
    • 1
  • Steven D. Nathan
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. Internal Medicine, Sect. Allergy Pulmonary & Critical Care Med.University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public HealthMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplant ProgramInova Fairfax HospitalFalls ChurchUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-62703-681-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-62703-682-5
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology