Table 3—

Treatment in 40 patients with combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema syndrome and pre-capillary pulmonary hypertension

Treatment of pulmonary hypertension
 Diuretics30 (75)
 Oral anticoagulant19 (47)
 Bosentan12 (30)
 Sildenafil11 (27)
 Inhaled iloprost1 (2)
Treatment of pulmonary fibrosis
 Oral corticosteroids16 (40)
N-acetylcysteine9 (22)
 Azathioprine4 (10)
Treatment of emphysema
 Inhaled bronchodilators23 (57)
 Inhaled corticosteroids17 (42)
Long-term oxygen37 (92)
Pulmonary transplantation4 (10)
  • Data are presented as n (%).