Internal Medicine: Open Access

Internal Medicine: Open Access
Open Access

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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis-Unknown Cause, Global Occurrence and New Medical Possibilities

Eva Roskova, Ivan Solovic and Bohumil Matula

During the last few years, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis seems to have become a serious problem in the area of individual as well as public health. This is why it is necessary to coordinate information about its occurrence, potential risk factors, prognosis, morality as well as new alternatives of treatment. The goal of this article is to provide a brief outline about incidents, etiopathengenesis, clinical signs, prognosis and new drugs. Because of the seriousness and incurability of this disease, it is essential to emphasize a multidisciplinary approach as well as the importance of non-pharmacological interventions for improving life quality.