grand rounds - Progress in Treatment for People with Cystic Fibrosis: “The Best Story in Medicine”
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Progress in Treatment for People with Cystic Fibrosis: “The Best Story in Medicine”
Gary Mueller, MD, FCCP-Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Dept. of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Medical Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center and TDN, Dayton Children’s Hospital
- Review the pathophysiology, genetics, and diagnosis of cystic fibrosis.
- Cite the steady advances in treatment for Cystic Fibrosis (CF) and it’s direct link to survival.
- Describe the CFTR modifier agents and how they have improved the care and lives of people with CF.
- Discuss newborn screening for CF and how to approach the positive screen result.