30th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

SC02: CLIN-NRS: Walking the Therapeutic Tight Rope

Oct 26, 2016 3:30pm ‐ Oct 26, 2016 7:30pm

Standard: $49.99

Description

This short course, utilizing interactive discussion and case-based format, will provide in-depth reviews and recommendations regarding pharmacologic management of children and adults with CF. Highlights of the course include antibiotics for treatment of common CF pathogens in outpatient and inpatient settings, management of challenging and emerging pathogens, considerations in the use of chronic CF medications, and medications for pancreatic insufficiency and GI complications in CF.

Educational Objectives:
  • Describe therapies aimed at treating pancreatic insufficiency and other GI complications in CF.
  • Review recommendations & identify challenges regarding chronic CF therapies.
  • Discuss current management of challenging and emerging pathogens in CF and explain antibiotic strategies used to treat common CF pathogens in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

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