29th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

*** W06: CLIN: Epidemiology of CF

Oct 8, 2015 10:00am ‐ Oct 8, 2015 11:45am

Standard: $49.99

Description

During this workshop, a number of key aspects of clinical epidemiology in CF will be explored. These topics will address the use of observational data to study survival differences between countries (example US & Canada), aspects of transition of care, pulmonary exacerbation & lung function decline.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Understand factors associated with lung function decline & acute pulmonary exacerbation, including lung function variability.
  2. Explain potential reasons for differing survival in CF between countries.
  3. Understand how transition of care from pediatric to adult centers occurs in the US.
*** This session was streamed live during the 2015 NACFC. To watch free archived versions of the live streamed sessions, register here: https://arc.nacfconference.org/cff/live/14 

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