Vaccines for preventing infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa in cystic fibrosis.


BACKGROUND Chronic pulmonary infection in cystic fibrosis results in progressive lung damage. Once colonisation of the lungs with Pseudomonas aeruginosa occurs, it is almost impossible to eradicate. Vaccines, aimed at reducing infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa, have been developed. This is an update of a previously published review. OBJECTIVES To… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001399.pub4