Pulmonary Fibrosis

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Information for Patients

Pulmonary Fibrosis Week

Lung Information for Patients

  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Overview

    • Information about Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF), its causes, diagnoses, treatment and prevention strategies with links to multimedia and tools that promote patient adherence.
  • Video News

    • Click here to see the videos (PSAs and news pieces) on PF.
    • To see a documentary on IPF please click here
  • CPF’s Support of PF Research

    • The CPF partners with the American Thoracic Society to fund promising research in an effort to find treatments and a cure for PF.
      To make a gift to support the CPF/ATS Partnership Grant program, please click here.
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Educational Resources

  • The CPF on Social Media:

  • ATS Patient Information Series —Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    • The ATS Patient Information Series is a public service of the American Thoracic Society and its journal the AJRCCM (www.atsjournals.org).
      The information appearing in this series is for educational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for the medical advice of one’s personal health care provider.
    • To access this document
    • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
    • ATS IPF Pocket Guidebook
  • ATS Breathing in America Book

    • The Breathing in America: Diseases, Progress, and Hope compilationbriefly describes respiratory diseases and the progress that is being made in the quest to find their cures. Click here for chapter on Pulmonary Fibrosis.
  • PF Clinical Trials

    • Clinical trials are being conducted to better understand how pulmonary fibrosis develops and to advance the treatment of IPF.  Click here