Journal article

Greater endurance capacity and improved dyspnoea with acute oxygen supplementation in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients without resting hypoxaemia

Leona M Dowman, Christine F McDonald, Steven Bozinovski, Ross Vlahos, Rebecca Gillies, Dodie Pouniotis, Catherine J Hill, Nicole SL Goh, Anne E Holland

Respirology | WILEY | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to acknowledge the contributions of the members of the Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Department for their assistance with the cardiopulmonary exercise testing and the members of the Pathology Department for collection of the final blood sample. We would also like to thank the participants of this study for their time and cooperation. Sources of support include: the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation/American Thoracic Society Foundation, the Institute for Breathing and Sleep, the Eirene Lucas Foundation and the National Health and Medical Research Council (Grant ID: GNT1017802).