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Current Evidence-based Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Collaborating To Improve Patient Care

Despite the availability of guidelines for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) management and new effective treatments, wide variabilities in care still exist. These variations are due, in part, to the difficulties of making a differential diagnosis of IPF and the challenges of developing and implementing cross-functional multidisciplinary team initiatives. In order to improve health outcomes...
The Potomac Center for Medical Education, Postgraduate Institute for Medicine, and American Lung Association

Diagnosing Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Education for the Community-based Radiologist

Patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) continue to suffer unacceptable delays in diagnoses and initiations of optimal treatments that can positively impact morbidity and mortality. Radiologists play a critical role in the accurate interpretation of high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) scans and are essential in identifying candidates for agents approved for the treatment of IPF....
The Potomac Center for Medical Education, Postgraduate Institute for Medicine, and Rockpointe.

HRCT and the Radiologist’s Role in Diagnosing IPF

Use of a multidisciplinary team approach to the diagnosis and care of patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) has been shown to improve treatment and outcomes. However, patients with IPF continue to suffer unacceptable delays in diagnosis and initiation of optimal treatments. High-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) is recommended for all patients suspected to have idiopathic interst...
The Potomac Center for Medical Education

Multiple Sclerosis Care in the Hospital Setting: Novel Neuroimaging Techniques, Individualized Treatment Strategies, and Management of Comorbidities

Early diagnosis in MS is imperative to minimize progression and improve patient quality of life. However, many patients with MS continue to receive delated diagnoses. In addition, a lack of coordination within the multidisciplinary management team can lead to inadequate management of MS-associated comorbidities. In order to help ensure accurate and timely diagnoses and improve care-team coordin...
The Potomac Center for Medical Education

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