CHALLENGES IN THE DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS

Dr. Claudia Valenzuela

Coordinator of the ILD Unit of the Pulmonology Department. Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Madrid, Spain.

Dr. Paloma Caballero

Chief of Thoracic Radiology; Department of Radiology Professor of Radiology Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Autonomous University of Madrid. Madrid, Spain

SUMMARY:

Dr Claudia Valenzuela and Dr Paloma Caballero from Hospital Universitario de la Princesa in Madrid, Spain, are discussing the challenges in diagnosing and managing IPF through several fascinating case studies. Key topics include: differential diagnosis in the presence of comorbidities, diagnostic techniques, and optimising treatment with antifibrotics.