Cystic Fibrosis: Diagnosis and Management
Publisher: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence 2017
Number of pages: 769
Cystic fibrosis is a multi-system genetic disorder affecting the lungs, pancreas, liver and intestine. It can have a significant impact on life expectancy and quality of life. By making robust recommendations based on the available evidence and best practice in cystic fibrosis care, this guideline will help improve care for this highly complex condition.
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