(Volume 3, Issue 5) e-Cystic Fibrosis Review: Modifiers of Cystic Fibrosis Disease
e-Cystic Fibrosis Review is a monthly CE series for nurses, nurse practitioners, and others involved in the care of patients with Cystic Fibrosis. It provides updates on the latest research, best practices, and issues currently under debate, as well as a concise review of relevant journal literature.
(Volume 3, Issue 5)
Nurses and health care professionals involved in the care of patients with Cystic Fibrosis.
After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:
Describe the importance of modifiers other than the CFTR genotype in disease manifestations in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF),
Discuss the various approaches used to identify modifiers of CF disease,
Recognize the need for additional research to translate identified genetic modifiers into an improved understanding of CF pathophysiology.
Genetics Cystic Fibrosis Program
- 1.00 ANCC