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From: Stem cell therapy for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a protocol proposal

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Step-up procedure of protocol proposal of the endobronchial infusion of ADSCs in patients with IPF starting with patients' screening and enrolment and ending with follow-up period. Abbreviations: 6MWT: 6-minute walking test, ABGs: Arterial blood gases, ADSCs: Adipose-derived stem cells, CAT: Cough Assessment Test, DLCO: Diffuse Lung Capacity for carbon monoxide FVC: Forced Vital Capacity, HRCT: High Resolution Computed Tomography, MRC: Medical Research Council- SGRQ: Saint George's Research Questionnaire, UIP: Usual Interstitial Pneumonia (histologic or radiologic)

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