Royal Brompton Hospital has the largest centre for cystic fibrosis (CF) in Europe, caring for nearly 700 adult patients.
We aim to provide the highest quality, evidence-based healthcare to our patients in a supportive and caring atmosphere.
We participate in national and international research with the aim to continually improve the management of CF.
The CF ward consists of 25 single rooms all with en-suite bathroom facilities. The ward is staffed by nurses who are highly trained and specialists in CF care.
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At Royal Brompton's adult cystic fibrosis centre we run clinics for:
- CF outpatients
- CF-related diabetes
- CF gastro-enterology
From our nurses and consultants right through to our physiotherapists, dietitians and ward administrator, our central CF team is focused on ensuring the best of care to all CF patients and their families.
The medical team reviews patients daily and members of the multidisciplinary team visit regularly.
The importance of a multi-disciplinary team is essential in the care of adults with CF therefore we have close links with the following teams and services:
- Transplant team
- Psychology / psychiatry
- Obstetricians / gynaecologists
- Ear nose and throat specialists
- Palliative care team
- Pain management team
- Cardiothoracic surgeons
- School team