Serum Zinc Concentrations in Cystic Fibrosis Patients Aged Above 4 Years: A Cross-sectional Evaluation

Assess the risk of zinc (Zn) deficiency in the older cystic fibrosis (CF) population. Cross-sectional investigation of all CF patients above the age of 4 followed at the Ghent University center between 2002 and 2003. Data on age, weight, height z-score, pancreatic and pulmonary functions, chronic Pseudomonas infection, and CF transmembrane conductance… CONTINUE READING