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Timing of onset affects arthritis presentation pattern in antisyntethase syndrome.

Clin Exp Rheumatol 2018 Jan-Feb;36(1):44-49. Epub 2017 Jul 26.

Division of Rheumatology, University and IRCCS Policlinico S. Matteo Foudation, Pavia, Italy.

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April 2018

Antacid Therapy and Disease Progression in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Who Received Pirfenidone.

Respiration 2017 12;93(6):415-423. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

Center for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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March 2018

Serum YKL-40 in workers at an indium-tin oxide production facility - Reply.

Respirology 2018 Mar 15;23(3):342. Epub 2017 Dec 15.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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March 2018

Patients with IPF and lung cancer: diagnosis and management.

Lancet Respir Med 2018 02 11;6(2):86-88. Epub 2017 Dec 11.

First Academic Department of Pneumonology, Hospital for Diseases of the Chest, "Sotiria", Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece.

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February 2018

German Guideline for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis - Update on Pharmacological Therapies 2017.

Pneumologie 2018 Feb 16;72(2):155-168. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

Schwerpunkt interstitielle und seltene Lungenkrankheiten, Ruhrlandklinik, Universitätsklinikum Essen.

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February 2018

Serum YKL-40 is a reliable biomarker for pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.

Respirology 2017 10 31;22(7):1371-1378. Epub 2017 May 31.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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October 2017

Coagulation factor XII regulates inflammatory responses in human lungs.

Thromb Haemost 2017 Oct 17;117(10):1896-1907. Epub 2017 Aug 17.

Malgorzata Wygrecka, PhD, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine,, Universities of Giessen and Marburg Lung Center, Friedrichstrasse 24, 35392 Giessen, Germany, Tel.: +49 641 99 47482, Fax: +49 641 99 47509, E-mail:

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October 2017

Therapeutic targets in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Respir Med 2017 Oct 1;131:49-57. Epub 2017 Aug 1.

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co, KG, Biberach an der Riss, Germany.

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October 2017

Differential diagnosis of granulomatous lung disease: clues and pitfalls: Number 4 in the Series "Pathology for the clinician" Edited by Peter Dorfmüller and Alberto Cavazza.

Eur Respir Rev 2017 Sep 9;26(145). Epub 2017 Aug 9.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany

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September 2017

Unmet needs in the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis-insights from patient chart review in five European countries.

BMC Pulm Med 2017 Sep 15;17(1):124. Epub 2017 Sep 15.

Regional Referral Centre for Rare Lung Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy.

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September 2017

[German Guideline for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis - Update on Pharmacological Therapies 2017].

Pneumologie 2017 Jul 30;71(7):460-474. Epub 2017 May 30.

Schwerpunkt interstitielle und seltene Lungenkrankheiten, Ruhrlandklinik, Universitätsklinikum Essen.

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July 2017

Effect of statins on disease-related outcomes in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Thorax 2017 02 5;72(2):148-153. Epub 2016 Oct 5.

Department of Medicine, Pathology & Molecular Medicine, Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2017

Serum YKL-40 as predictor of outcome in hypersensitivity pneumonitis.

Eur Respir J 2017 02 23;49(2). Epub 2017 Feb 23.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany

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February 2017

FAM13A polymorphism as a prognostic factor in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Respir Med 2017 02 22;123:105-109. Epub 2016 Dec 22.

Department of Molecular and Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan; Hiroshima Cosmopolitan University, Hiroshima, Japan. Electronic address:

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February 2017

How to handle IPF--the new Portuguese consensus document.

Rev Port Pneumol (2006) 2016 Mar-Apr;22(2):70-2

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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January 2017

Pharmacological Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Current Approaches, Unsolved Issues, and Future Perspectives.

Biomed Res Int 2015 8;2015:329481. Epub 2015 Dec 8.

Medical University Clinic, Canton Hospital Baselland and University of Basel, 4410 Liestal, Switzerland.

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October 2016

Daily Home Spirometry: A New Milestone in the Field of Pulmonary Fibrosis.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016 10;194(8):1033-1034

1 University Hospitals Leuven Leuven, Belgium.

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October 2016

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: current treatment options and critical appraisal of nintedanib.

Drug Des Devel Ther 2015 14;9:6407-19. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG, Biberach an der Riss, Germany.

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September 2016

New insights on patient-reported outcome measures in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: only PROMises?

Curr Opin Pulm Med 2016 09;22(5):434-41

aDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, University Hospital Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands bInterstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Ruhrlandklinik University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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September 2016

European idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Patient Charter: a missed opportunity.

Eur Respir J 2016 07;48(1):283-4

Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Unit for ILD, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

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July 2016

MUC1 gene polymorphisms are associated with serum KL-6 levels and pulmonary dysfunction in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2016 Apr 23;11:48. Epub 2016 Apr 23.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University of Duisburg-Essen, 45239, Essen, Germany.

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April 2016

MFAP4: a candidate biomarker for hepatic and pulmonary fibrosis?

Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 2016 Mar 29;33(1):41-50. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Berufsgenossenschaftliches Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil, Bürkle-de-la-Camp-Platz 1, 44789 Bochum, Germany.

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March 2016

Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: another autoimmune disease associated with sarcoidosis?

Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 2016 Mar 29;33(1):90-4. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University Duisburg-Essen.

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March 2016

European IPF Patient Charter: unmet needs and a call to action for healthcare policymakers.

Eur Respir J 2016 Feb 19;47(2):597-606. Epub 2015 Nov 19.

Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Unit for ILD, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

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February 2016

An Important Step Forward, but Still a Way to Go.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016 Feb;193(3):340-1

6 Canton Hospital Baselland Basel, Switzerland and.

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February 2016

Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis in a cat.

BMC Vet Res 2015 Dec 9;11:302. Epub 2015 Dec 9.

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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December 2015

New guideline on treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Lancet Respir Med 2015 Sep;3(9):e31-e32

National Institute for Health Research Biological Research Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK.

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September 2015

Diagnosis of Sarcoidosis.

Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 2015 Aug;49(1):54-62

Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University Duisburg-Essen, Tüschener Weg 40, 45239, Essen, Germany,

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August 2015

Facts and promises on lung biomarkers in interstitial lung diseases.

Expert Rev Respir Med 2015 Aug 4;9(4):437-57. Epub 2015 Jul 4.

SC Pneumologia, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy.

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August 2015

MUC5B promoter polymorphism in Japanese patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Respirology 2015 Apr 8;20(3):439-44. Epub 2015 Jan 8.

Department of Molecular and Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan.

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April 2015

Update on therapeutic management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Ther Clin Risk Manag 2015 3;11:359-70. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Medical University Clinic, Canton Hospital Baselland and University of Basel, Liestal, Switzerland.

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March 2015

Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.

Pneumologia 2014 Jul-Sep;63(3):144, 147-55

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January 2015

Differential diagnosis of usual interstitial pneumonia: when is it truly idiopathic?

Eur Respir Rev 2014 Sep;23(133):308-19

Unit for Interstitial Lung Diseases, Dept of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. Operative Unit of Pathology, S. Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy. Section of Pathology, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy. Section of Diagnostic Imaging, Dept of Surgery, University of Parma, Parma, Italy. Interstitial and Rare Lung Disease Unit, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. Medical University Clinic, Canton Hospital Baselland and University of Basel, Liestal, Switzerland.

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September 2014

Baseline KL-6 predicts increased risk for acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Respir Med 2014 Jul 26;108(7):1031-9. Epub 2014 Apr 26.

Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2014

Biomarkers in connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung disease.

Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2014 Apr 25;35(2):181-200. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Department of Pneumology and Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany.

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April 2014

Interstitial lung disease.

Eur Respir Rev 2014 Mar;23(131):40-54

Dept of Thoracic Medicine and Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Pneumonology, Medical School, University of Crete, Crete, Greece. 2 Pulmonary Unit, GB Morgagni Hospital, Forlì, Italy. 3 Dept of Pneumology and Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany.

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March 2014

Differences in serum SP-D levels between German and Japanese subjects are associated with SFTPD gene polymorphisms.

BMC Med Genet 2014 Jan 8;15. Epub 2014 Jan 8.

Department of Molecular and Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, 1-2-3 Kasumi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima 734-8551, Japan.

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January 2014

CCL18 in serum, BAL fluid and alveolar macrophage culture supernatant in interstitial lung diseases.

Respir Med 2013 Sep 5;107(9):1444-52. Epub 2013 Jul 5.

Department of Pneumology and Allergology, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University Duisburg-Essen, Tueschener Weg 40, D-45239 Essen, Germany.

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September 2013

Macrolides inhibit cytokine production by alveolar macrophages in bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia.

Immunobiology 2013 Jun 2;218(6):930-7. Epub 2012 Nov 2.

Department of Pneumology and Allergology, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, Essen, Germany.

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June 2013

Serum KL-6 is a predictor of outcome in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2013 Apr 4;8:53. Epub 2013 Apr 4.

Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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April 2013

Wash-out kinetics and efficacy of a modified lavage technique for alveolar proteinosis.

Eur Respir J 2012 Dec 10;40(6):1468-74. Epub 2012 Apr 10.

Ruhrlandklinik and Medical Faculty, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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December 2012

Different MUC1 gene polymorphisms in German and Japanese ethnicities affect serum KL-6 levels.

Respir Med 2012 Dec 18;106(12):1756-64. Epub 2012 Sep 18.

Department of Molecular and Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, 1-2-3 Kasumi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima 734-8551, Japan.

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December 2012

KL-6, a Human MUC1 Mucin, as a prognostic marker for diffuse alveolar hemorrhage syndrome.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2012 Dec 17;7:99. Epub 2012 Dec 17.

Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1-2-3 Kasumi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima 734-8551, Japan.

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December 2012

Hypersensitivity pneumonitis.

Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 2012 Nov 13;32(4):537-56. Epub 2012 Sep 13.

Department of Molecular and Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Japan.

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November 2012

Diagnostic approach to interstitial pneumonias in a single centre: report on 88 cases.

Diagn Pathol 2012 Nov 26;7:160. Epub 2012 Nov 26.

Institute of Pathology and Neuropathology, University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, Essen 45147, Germany.

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November 2012

Chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis.

Clin Chest Med 2012 Mar 24;33(1):151-63. Epub 2012 Jan 24.

Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, University Hospital, Essen, Germany.

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March 2012

Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: new insights from a single-center cohort of 70 patients.

Respir Med 2011 Dec 6;105(12):1908-16. Epub 2011 Sep 6.

Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, Medical Faculty, University of Duisburg-Essen, Tueschener Weg 40, 45239 Essen, Germany.

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December 2011

Angiogenic and angiostatic chemokines in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and granulomatous lung disease.

Respiration 2010 6;80(5):372-8. Epub 2009 Oct 6.

Pneumology and Allergology, Ruhrlandklinik, Medical Faculty, University of Duisburg-Essen, Tueschener Weg 40, Essen, Germany.

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February 2011

Diagnostic modalities in sarcoidosis: BAL, EBUS, and PET.

Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2010 Aug 27;31(4):404-8. Epub 2010 Jul 27.

Medical Faculty, University of Duisburg-Essen, Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, Essen, Germany.

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August 2010

Significance of bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2009 Jun 26;179(11):1043-7. Epub 2009 Feb 26.

University of Duisburg-Essen, Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik Tueschener Weg 40, 45239 Essen, Germany.

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June 2009

Bronchoalveolar lavage in other interstitial lung diseases.

Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2007 Oct;28(5):514-24

Department of Pneumology/Allergy, Ruhrlandklinik, and University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.

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October 2007

[Erdheim-Chester disease].

Recenti Prog Med 2004 Feb;95(2):104-7

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Università, Verona.

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February 2004

[Neutrophils in rheumatoid inflammation].

Recenti Prog Med 2003 Jan;94(1):25-30

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Università, Verona.

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January 2003