Turkish journal of medical sciences, vol.50, pp.945-952, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Turkish journal of medical sciences
Adult, cystic fibrosis, severe lung disease, risk factors, PULMONARY-FUNCTION, FEV1 DECLINE, CHILDREN, PROGRESSION, PREDICTORS, NUTRITION, MORTALITY, IVACAFTOR, ECFS
Background/Aim: The patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) are living longer compared to the past, but respiratory failure is still the most common cause of mortality. The aim of this study is to investigate factors associated with severe lung disease in a cohort of adult patients with CF.