Guidelines for implementation of cystic fibrosis newborn screening programs: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation workshop report.

@article{Comeau2007GuidelinesFI,
  title={Guidelines for implementation of cystic fibrosis newborn screening programs: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation workshop report.},
  author={Anne Marie Comeau and Frank Accurso and Terry B White and Preston W. Campbell and Gary Hoffman and Richard B Parad and Benjamin S Wilfond and Margaret Rosenfeld and Marci K Sontag and John Massie and Philip M. Farrell and Brian O'Sullivan},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={119 2},
  pages={e495-518}
}
Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis offers the opportunity for early intervention and improved outcomes. This summary, resulting from a workshop sponsored by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to facilitate implementation of widespread high quality cystic fibrosis newborn screening, outlines the steps necessary for success based on the experience of existing programs. Planning should begin with a workgroup composed of those who will be responsible for the success of the local program, typically… CONTINUE READING

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