Clinical outcome in relation to care in centres specialising in cystic fibrosis: cross sectional study.

@article{Mahadeva1998ClinicalOI,
  title={Clinical outcome in relation to care in centres specialising in cystic fibrosis: cross sectional study.},
  author={Ravi Mahadeva and K. P. Webb and R. C. Westerbeek and Nicholas R. Carroll and Mary E Dodd and Diana Bilton and David A. Lomas},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1998},
  volume={316 7147},
  pages={1771-5}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the effect on clinical outcome of managing paediatric and adult patients with cystic fibrosis at specialised cystic fibrosis centres. DESIGN Cross sectional study. SETTING Two adult cystic fibrosis centres in the United Kingdom. SUBJECTS Patients from an adult cystic fibrosis centre in Manchester were subdivided into those who had received continuous care from paediatric and adult cystic fibrosis centres (group A), and those who had received paediatric care in a… CONTINUE READING