Living with cystic fibrosis: impact on global quality of life.

  title={Living with cystic fibrosis: impact on global quality of life.},
  author={Astrid Klopstad Wahl and Tone Rust\oen and B. Hanestad and Eva Gjengedal and Torbj\orn {\AA} Moum},
  journal={Heart & lung : the journal of critical care},
  volume={34 5},
BACKGROUND Because of better health care, most people with cystic fibrosis (CF) now survive into adulthood, raising issues related to quality of life. Few studies have focused on satisfaction with broader life domains in people with CF. The aim of this article was to examine the impact of living with CF from a global quality of life perspective. METHODS The sample consisted of 86 adults with CF recruited from the Norwegian Competence Centre for Cystic Fibrosis and a control group of 1021… CONTINUE READING