|VIDEO GRAND ROUNDS|
|Information Only: Cystic Fibrosis and Texas CF Newborn Screening|
Dr. John Saito addresses the improtance of early diagnosis of cystic fibrosis and implementation of newborn screening for this congenital disease.
- Describe the basic genetic defect of cystic fibrosis
- Describe the biological impact of cystic fibrosis
- Explain the importance of early diagnosis
- Discuss implementation of cystic fibrosis newborn screening in Texas
|Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Healthcare Professionals|
|Release Date: Tuesday, January 12, 2010|
|Retire Date: Saturday, January 12, 2013|
|John Saito, MD|
Pulmonologist, Cook Children's
Fort Worth, Texas
|CME Enduring Material|
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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