Azithromycin in patients with cystic fibrosis chronically infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Saiman2003AzithromycinIP,
  title={Azithromycin in patients with cystic fibrosis chronically infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Lisa M Saiman and Bruce C. Marshall and Nicole Mayer-Hamblett and Jane L. Burns and Alexandra L. Quittner and Debra A Cibene and Sarah J Coquillette and Ann Yunker Fieberg and Frank Accurso and Preston W. Campbell},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2003},
  volume={290 13},
  pages={1749-56}
}
CONTEXT Treatment strategies for cystic fibrosis (CF) lung disease include antibiotics, mucolytics, and anti-inflammatory therapies. Increasing evidence suggests that macrolide antibiotics might be beneficial in patients with CF. OBJECTIVE To determine if an association between azithromycin use and pulmonary function exists in patients with CF. DESIGN AND SETTING A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial conducted from December 15, 2000, to May 2, 2002, at 23 CF care… CONTINUE READING
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