What research is being done regarding restrictive lung disease?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Currently, there is research being done to test the effectiveness of drug therapies on restrictive lung disease. Drugs so far have shown to be ineffective. Currently, there is no viable cure, but research is underway to find medications or treatments that can reverse lung tissue damage.

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