Cystic Fibrosis Infection with Clonal Strains of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa: Current Knowledge and Future Management

Jones, A. M. and Bell, S. C. (2006). Cystic Fibrosis Infection with Clonal Strains of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa: Current Knowledge and Future Management. In K. Webb and F. Ratjen (Ed.), Cystic Fibrosis (pp. 105-126) London: Maney Publishing.

Author Jones, A. M.
Bell, S. C.
Title of chapter Cystic Fibrosis Infection with Clonal Strains of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa: Current Knowledge and Future Management
Title of book Cystic Fibrosis
Place of Publication London
Publisher Maney Publishing
Publication Year 2006
Sub-type Research book chapter (original research)
Series European Respiratory Monograph
ISBN 9781904097853
1904097855
Editor K. Webb
F. Ratjen
Volume number 35
Chapter number 8
Start page 105
End page 126
Total pages 22
Total chapters 11
Language eng
Subjects 110203 Respiratory Diseases
Abstract/Summary Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a lethal disease affecting children, adolescents and mature adults. However, over the past three decades, as a direct consequence of the application of multidisciplinary care delivered by CF centres worldwide, the disease has changed from a childhood killer into prolonged adult survival. CONTENTS: New insights into the Pathophysiology of Lung Disease in Cystic Fibrosis Patients; Disease modifier genes in cystic fibrosis; Emerging pathogens; Treatment strategies for CF diabetes; Noninvasive ventilation; Diagnosis and management of cystic fibrosis related Low bone mineral density; Cystic fibrosis infection with clonal strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa; current knowledge and future management; Difficult issues in the selection of cystic fibrosis patients for lung transplantation; Small airways disease in Cystic Fibrosis; Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis: successes and challenges; Atypical Cystic Fibrosis
Q-Index Code B1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

 
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