Advances in Cystic Fibrosis, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, 1st Edition

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Edited by Clemente J. Britto, MD and Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar, MD, MSCS, ATSF
In this issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, guest editors Drs. Clemente J. Britto and Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar bring their considerable expertise to Advances in Cystic Fibrosis. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as genetics of cystic fi ...view more
In this issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, guest editors Drs. Clemente J. Britto and Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar bring their considerable expertise to Advances in Cystic Fibrosis. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as genetics of cystic fibrosis (CF): clinical implications; innate and adaptive immunity in CF; novel applications of biomarkers and personalized medicine to define the spectrum of CF; emerging approaches to understand CF pathogenesis; and more. 
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9780323849616
Publication Date :
11-11-2022
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In this issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, guest editors Drs. Clemente J. Britto and Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar bring their considerable expertise to Advances in Cystic Fibrosis. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as genetics of cystic fibrosis (CF): clinical implications; innate and adaptive immunity in CF; novel applications of biomarkers and personalized medicine to define the spectrum of CF; emerging approaches to understand CF pathogenesis; and more. 

Key Features
  • Contains 18 relevant, practice-oriented topics including novel approaches to multidrug resistant infections in CF; clinical outcomes of highly-effective modulator therapy; nontuberculous mycobacterial infections in CF; management of mental health in CF; sexual and reproductive health in CF; nutritional management in CF; transitions of care in CF; and more. 

  • Provides in-depth clinical reviews on advances in cystic fibrosis, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. 

  • Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews. 


Author Information
Edited by Clemente J. Britto, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program, Center for Pulmonary Infection Research and, Treatment (CPIRT) Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar, MD, MSCS, ATSF, Medical Director, Clinical Research Services, Co-Director and CF TDC Director, Adult CF, Program, Professor, Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, Divisions of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine and Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Divisions of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine and Pediatric Pulmonology University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus National Jewish Health