Pediatric lung transplantation has advanced over the years, providing a potential life-prolonging therapy to patients with cystic fibrosis. Despite this, many challenges in lung transplantation remain and result in worse outcomes than other solid…
Describe how and when individuals with cystic
fibrosis learn about prognosis with a life-limiting
disease, specifically its progressive nature and
the median life expectancy.
Describe the emotional impact of initial communication