Longevity of patients with cystic fibrosis in 2000 to 2010 and beyond: survival analysis of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation patient registry.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Advances in treatments for cystic fibrosis (CF) continue to extend survival. An updated estimate of survival is needed for better prognostication and to anticipate evolving adult care needs. OBJECTIVE To characterize trends in CF survival between 2000 and 2010 and to project survival for children born and diagnosed with the disease in 2010… (More)
DOI: 10.7326/M13-0636

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