(Volume 3, Issue 6) e-Cystic Fibrosis Review: Modifiers of Cystic Fibrosis Lung Disease-PODCAST

 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 6)


Target Audience

Nurses and health care professionals involved in the care of patients with Cystic Fibrosis.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:      

  • Describe the factors that may contribute to differences in severity of CF.

  • Identify environmental modifiers that can be manipulated to alter outcome in CF.

  • Recognize when and how genetic testing for CFTR and for modifier genes may be best used in patient management.

Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 ANCC
Registration opens: 
Registration closes: 
J. Michael Collaco, MD, MBA, MPH
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Pulmonary
Baltimore, MD
Garry R Cutting, MD
Professor, School of Medicine
Genetics Cystic Fibrosis Program
Baltimore, MD

Available Credit

  • 0.50 ANCC


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