CF Children May Take Enzyme Therapies on Own at Atlanta Hospital

CF Children May Take Enzyme Therapies on Own at Atlanta Hospital

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CF Children May Take Enzyme Therapies on Own at Atlanta Hospital

Hospitalized children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis (CF) who can take enzyme treatments for pancreatic insufficiency on their own, rather than waiting for them to be given by a nurse, are more likely to take these necessary medications at the proper time with less of a wait, a survey study found. A self-management therapy approach like this was also favored by patients for increasing their sense of autonomy and improving their self-care, survey results showed.…

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