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www.nhs.uk/conditions/idiopathic-pulmonary-fibrosis/treatment

The main aim of treatment is to relieve the symptoms as much as possible and slow down its progression. As the condition becomes more advanced, end of life  ...

www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/life-with-pf/maintaining-your-health

Hospice care is a type of end-of-life care, intended to help people who are dying find peace, comfort, and dignity. It is generally reserved for those who have less ...

www.uptodate.com/contents/palliative-care-for-adults-with-nonmalignant-chronic-lung-disease

Nov 12, 2020 ... The primary tenets of palliative care are symptom management; establishing goals ... pulmonary disease (COPD) and pulmonary fibrosis, is variable and ... Living ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-fibrosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20353690

Mar 6, 2018 ... Pulmonary fibrosis — Learn about the symptoms, causes and treatment of ... can sometimes help ease symptoms and improve quality of life.

www.physio-pedia.com/Pulmonary_Fibrosis

Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) describes a condition in which the lung tissue becomes thickened, ... an improvement in walk distance and symptoms or quality of life. ... or stop smoking...

catalyst.nejm.org/idiopathic-pulmonary-fibrosis-care

Mar 28, 2019 ... ... idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis have a large and unmet symptom burden resulting in poor quality of life and poor quality of death and dying.

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002934319307557

End of life. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Multidisciplinary care. Palliative care ... of life and high symptom burden., Current idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis care ...

www.healthaffairs.org/do/10.1377/hblog20120118.016399/full

Jan 18, 2012 ... ... cause of death in patients with his disease, end-stage pulmonary fibrosis. ... Hospice has been central to the improvements in end-of-life care. ... in the la...

www.atsjournals.org/doi/full/10.1164/rccm.201903-0614PP

Mar 13, 2019 ... Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and other forms of fibrosing ... sections: supportive measures, symptom relief, and end-of-life care (Figure 1).

cystic-fibrosis.com/end-of-life-care

Aug 1, 2019 ... Palliative care provides relief from the symptoms of illness and can be a part of care at any stage of the disease. Hospice care includes palliative ...