Benefits of CFTR Modification Beyond FEV1 Improvement

Volume 5, Issue 12.

In this issue of eCysticfibrosis Review Dr. Chris Goss of the University of Washington Medical Center. Dr. Goss discusses the benefits of CFTR modification beyond Fev1 improvement through the use of patient-cases.

The Effects of CFTR-modifying Therapies

Volume 5, Issue 10.

In this issue of eCystifibrosis Review we will be join by Dr. Stuart Elborn of Queens University in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Dr. Elborn discusses the effects of CFTR-Modifying Therapies. He will present three patient-case scenarios and identify appropriate treatment options.

Featured Cases: Interventions to Improve Nutrition in Patients with CF

Volume 3, Issue 8.

In this issue, Dr. Elizabeth Yen reviews new research highlighting the strong positive impact of early behavioral and nutritional education. Exploring predictors of long-term response to such interventions she discusss how body image may affect compliance with nutritional recommendations in adolescents; and, then present data describing positive outcomes with gastrostomy tube placement for supplemental enteral intake.