Ambulatory oxygen may improve quality of life in fibrotic interstitial lung disease │ ERS

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Takeaway 

  • Supplemental oxygen, used during routine daily activities, improves quality of life in patients with fibrotic interstitial lung disease (ILD). 

Why this matters 

  • Shortness of breath is tightly linked to worsening quality of life in these patients. Although ambulatory oxygen is ...