Title

Cystic Fibrosis: Diagnosis, Sweat Testing, and Newborn Screening

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics

Date

3-2010

Document Type

Book Chapter

Medical Subject Headings

Cystic Fibrosis

Disciplines

Allergy and Immunology | Pediatrics | Respiratory Tract Diseases

Abstract

Chapter opening: Making the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis (CF) has lifelong implications for affected individuals and their families, for both medical and insurance reasons. Therefore, it is imperative that the clinician approach this problem with sensitivity and seriousness of purpose ...

Citation: O’Sullivan B. Cystic Fibrosis: Diagnosis, Sweat Testing, and Newborn Screening. Lung Biology in Health and Disease 2010;242:90-102.