Challenges in IPF Management

FEV and FVC Pulmonary Function Testing Graph

As the understanding of disease progression in IPF has evolved, there has been increasing discussion about assessments that are most appropriate for monitoring the IPF disease course. Here, the advantages and challenges of measures that may be utilized in clinical practice will be reviewed to provide perspective on their utility for assessing patients with IPF.

Content contributed by:
Ryan Hadley, MD
University of Michigan