Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis.

@article{Wagener2012NewbornSF,
  title={Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis.},
  author={Jeffrey S Wagener and Edith T. Zemanick and Marci K. Sontag},
  journal={Current opinion in pediatrics},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={
          329-35
        }
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis (CF) is now universal in the US and many other countries. The rapid expansion of screening has resulted in numerous publications identifying new challenges for healthcare providers. This review provides an overview of these publications and includes ideas on managing these challenges. RECENT FINDINGS Most CF newborn screening algorithms involve DNA mutation analysis. As screening has expanded, new challenges have been identified related… 
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