Cystic Fibrosis

National approach needed for CF screening

Australia needs a national system to coordinate carrier screening, pregnancy screening and newborn screening for cystic fibrosis, says a leading Melbourne paediatric respiratory physician and researcher. Professor John Massie believes a disconnect between the states, the lack of national guidelines and a central system, and poor community awareness about CF and screening options, is allowing ...

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