Opinion: Quebec should screen newborns for cystic fibrosis by Dr. Larry Lands in Montreal Gazette
Half of all CF patients in Canada do not live to see the age of 34, and these are the best results in the world. Treatment is complex, requiring a daily routine that includes consuming many pills and physical therapy that can take up to two hours per day.
Robert’s case shows why it is high time we had newborn screening for CF in Quebec. - Montreal Gazette
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