Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD), also known as Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease (DPLD) refers to a group of lung diseases affecting the interstitium (the tissue and space around the air sacs of the lungs). The terms ILD is used to distinguish these diseases from obstructive airways diseases. ILD is not a single disease, but encompasses many different pathological processes. Hence the treatment is different for each disease.
|Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a chronic lung condition that causes stiff lungs and restricts sufferers from taking a deep breath. Exercise in a gym, or swimming, walking or riding…
|Breathing Rate Measurement in Respiratory patients
|How fast a person is breathing, or the respiratory rate, is an important measurement in medicine. A fast respiratory rate is a sign that the body is under stress and…
|Research on this registry will help researchers to better understand the nature of ILD and assist in developing future clinical research. The registry will form part of a national registry…
|Measuring cough in interstitial lung disease
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Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a chronic lung condition that causes stiff lungs and restricts sufferers from taking a deep breath. Exercise in a gym, or swimming, walking or riding a bike, can help...
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