Early accurate prediction of the prognosis is an important part of the diagnosis and management process of IPF，which is conducive to the improvement of management and prognosis in IPF. This paper provides a reference for clinical selection of objective indicators for early identifying high-risk patients and timely initiating treatment，as well as future prognostic research on IPF.
Xu, Lili; Hong, Yunzhe; Li, Zhihui; and Yu, Ningxia
"Prognostic Biomarkers in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis：a Recent Review,"
General Practice in China: Vol. 1:
4, Article 9.
Available at: https://www.gpinchina.net/journal/vol1/iss4/9