31st Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

S02 - S02: CLIN: Caroline McPherson Symposium: Pulmonary Guidelines & Current Practice Updates in Treatments of CF Lung Disease

Nov 2, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Nov 2, 2017 3:25pm


Description

This session will review guidelines for CF therapy, the implementation of guidelines into clinical practice, assessment of CF lung disease, and challenges in the treatment of advanced CF lung disease.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Define the recommendations for the use of CFTR modulators in the treatment of CF.
  2. Describe the management of patients with severe CF lung disease including the variation in inpatient treatment of CF pulmonary exacerbations and factors important in decisions to refer for lung transplant.
  3. Define the status of multiple breath washout as a tool to guide clinical management of CF lung disease.

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