Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA


  1. McKone E, Tonelli M, Aitken M. Adrenal insufficiency and testicular failure secondary to megestrol acetate therapy in a patient with cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2002;34:381-3 pubmed
    ..This is followed by a review of the literature on the use of megestrol acetate in the treatment of weight loss in CF, AIDS, and cancer, with particular emphasis on the adverse effects that should be looked for in CF patients. ..
  2. McKone E, Goss C, Aitken M. CFTR genotype as a predictor of prognosis in cystic fibrosis. Chest. 2006;130:1441-7 pubmed
    ..Modest reassurance about the likelihood of a milder than average course can be provided for CF patients with a low-risk CFTR genotype, although it should be acknowledged that substantial phenotypic variability exists. ..