Height and weight in cystic fibrosis: a cross sectional study. UK Cystic Fibrosis Survey Management Committee.


Cross sectional data reporting the height, weight, and body mass index of UK patients with cystic fibrosis are presented. During the first decade of life height and weight in patients with cystic fibrosis are maintained at about 0.5 SD below those of the general population, which reflects an improvement over earlier published observations. Postpubertal… (More)


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