Author Archives: Catarina Silva, MSc

Pulmonary Hypertension in CF Patients Worsens Lung Function but Not Survival, Analysis Says

Development of pulmonary hypertension (PH) in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients compromises lung function and blood-gas parameters, but does not significantly worsen survival, an analysis suggests. The study, “Prognostic significance of pulmonary hypertension in patients with cystic fibrosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis,” was published in the journal …