With the CF Research News, we aim to bridge the gap between people with CF and the researchers investigating CF and how best to treat those with the condition.
We want to provide access to patients, parents, relatives, friends and caregivers of patients with CF to all scientific work published in the Journal of Cystic Fibrosis (JCF).

All PDF files published hereunder are lay version summaries of work published in the JCF.

July 2015

Title: Physical Activity Assessment in Cystic Fibrosis: A Position Statement
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J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 25. pii: S1569-1993(15)00126-5

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Physical+Activity+Assessment+in...

Theme
Exercise
Title: A randomized controlled trial of vitamin D replacement strategies in pediatric CF patients
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 23. pii: S1569-1993(15)00166-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.07.004.

Theme
Endocrinology
Title: Optical coherence tomography detects structural abnormalities of the nasal mucosa in patients with cystic fibrosis
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 23. pii: S1569-1993(15)00165-4.

Theme
Imaging
Title: Concentration of Fractional Excretion of Nitric Oxide (FENO): A Potential Airway Biomarker of Restored CFTR Function
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 22. pii: S1569-1993(15)00164-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.07.002.

Theme
Biomarkers
Title: Long-term improvement of lung clearance index in patients with mild cystic fibrosis lung disease: Does hypertonic saline play a role?
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 16

Theme
Pulmonology
Title: Effect of Ivacaftor Therapy on Exhaled Nitric Oxide in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 11. pii: S1569-1993(15)00163-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.07.001

Theme
Biomarkers
Title: d-Methionine reduces tobramycin-induced ototoxicity without antimicrobial interference in animal models
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Jul 9. pii: S1569-1993(15)00158-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.06.005

Theme
CFTR/Basic Science