Factors associated with poor pulmonary function: cross-sectional analysis of data from the ERCF. European Epidemiologic Registry of Cystic Fibrosis.

@article{Navarro2001FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with poor pulmonary function: cross-sectional analysis of data from the ERCF. European Epidemiologic Registry of Cystic Fibrosis.},
  author={J Navarro and M Rainisio and Hinrich Karsten Harms and M E Hodson and C Koch and Gianni Mastella and B Strandvik and S G McKenzie},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={298-305}
}
  • J Navarro, M Rainisio, +5 authors S G McKenzie
  • Published 2001 in The European respiratory journal
The European Epidemiologic Registry of Cystic Fibrosis began collecting longitudinal data on European cystic fibrosis patients in 1994. A cross-sectional analysis was performed to identify the factors associated with low values of % predicted forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) upon patient enrollment. Data from 7,010 patients aged > or =6 yrs were included. Clinical conditions, microbiological isolates and medications reported at enrollment or within the following 180 days were… CONTINUE READING