Respiratory viruses: What is their role in acute exacerbations in children with cystic fibrosis?

Hizal M., Yalcin E., ALP A., Ozden M., Karakaya J., Eryilmaz Polat S., ...More

PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGY, vol.55, no.7, pp.1646-1652, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ppul.24750
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1646-1652
  • Keywords: cystic fibrosis, respiratory viral infections, PULMONARY EXACERBATIONS, TRACT INFECTIONS, RHINOVIRUS, ADULTS, SPUTUM
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Background Respiratory viruses (RVs) are frequently present in the airways of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) during pulmonary exacerbations (PEx).