Update on fat-soluble vitamins in cystic fibrosis

  title={Update on fat-soluble vitamins in cystic fibrosis},
  author={Asim Maqbool and V. Stallings},
  journal={Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine},
  • Asim Maqbool, V. Stallings
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine
  • Purpose of review We review and critique recent scientific advances in the understanding of fat-soluble vitamins and the care of people with cystic fibrosis. Recent findings A shift in the conceptual approach to fat-soluble vitamin status has occurred. Vitamin status in cystic fibrosis had previously been discussed in terms of sufficiency versus insufficiency as compared with healthy populations. The discussion of vitamin status has now shifted to that of suboptimal versus optimal with respect… CONTINUE READING
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