Survival of Patients with Cystic Fibrosis Depending on Mutation Type and Nutritional Status.

@article{Szwed2018SurvivalOP,
  title={Survival of Patients with Cystic Fibrosis Depending on Mutation Type and Nutritional Status.},
  author={Anita Szwed and Anil P John and Joanna Goździk-Spychalska and W Czaiński and W Czerniak and Joanna Ratajczak and Halina Batura-Gabryel Batura-Gabryel},
  journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology},
  year={2018},
  volume={1023},
  pages={65-72}
}
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the influence of nutrition and of the severity of mutation type on survival rate in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. Data were longitudinally collected from 60 hospitalized adult CF patients, aged 18-50. The variables consisted of body mass index (BMI) ratio, Cole's BMI cut-off points, severity of mutation type, and… CONTINUE READING