Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Newborn Screening for Cystic Fibrosis: Creating an Opportunity for All Patients to Have Better Outcomes

Recorded March 13, 2009 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Phillip M. Farrell, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, Madison WI

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan Dumois, III, MD

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Implement appropriate newborn screening tests for the early diagnosis of cystic fibrosis
  • Screen to diagnose cystic fibrosis by the optimal age of 2 months

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