Funding for this research was provided by:
Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
Western University Department of Medicine
Received: 25 March 2020
Accepted: 23 April 2020
First Online: 19 May 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: <b>T</b>he study was approved by the Research Ethics Boards of Western University (protocol n. 101386) and University of Rome “Tor Vergata” (protocol n.175/15).
: No personal identifiers of patients are included in the study.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.