- [Computed tomography screening for lung cancer]R Lazor
Service de Pneumologie, Département de médecine CHUV, Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 8:2206-11. 2012..How should the primary care physician deal with individual patients requests? This review provides some clues on this complex issue...
- [Acute exacerbations of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis]Romain Lazor
Service de Pneumologie, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 6:2228-30, 2232. 2010..The effectiveness of corticosteroids and immunosuppressive agents appears limited. The mortality of AE is 60-70%. Preventing or controlling AE could improve the overall prognosis of IPF. AE also exist in other interstitial lung diseases...
- [Interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis]Sylvie Froidevaux-Janin
Consultation des pneumopathies interstitielles et maladies pulmonaires rares, Service de Pneumologie, Departement de Medecine, CHUV, Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 7:2272-7. 2011..Smoking is a known risk factor of RA and may also play a role in the pathogenesis of RA-associated ILD, in combination with genetic and immunologic mechanisms. Several treatments of RA may also lead to drug-induced ILD...