What is the relationship of ChILD disorders to more common childhood respiratory diseases?
What is the relationship of ChILD disorders to adult diffuse lung disease?
What is the relationship of ChILD disorders to other clinical populations that manifest ILD?
Is FVC a valid surrogate for mortality in patients with idiopathic pulmonary disease?
What is the natural history of the best characterized ChILD disorders (surfactantrelated sequence variants, neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia of infancy (NEHI),pulmonary interstitial glycogenosis (PIG),idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis)?
Does the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease improve outcomes in patients with IPF?
Can a multipronged approach to reversing/repairing scar tissue in pulmonary fibrosis be deployed as soon as possible?
Do the non-pharmacological interventions of pulmonary rehabilitation and supplemental oxygen for exertional hypoxemia improve quality of life and functional status in patients with chronic fibrotic ILD?