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CF patients may face heart disease, with guest Andres Cordova Sanchez, MD, on Upstate's The Informed Patient podcast

Cystic fibrosis itself, longer life expectancy are possible factors, research suggests

As people with cystic fibrosis are living longer than in past decades, often to age 50 and sometimes to a much older age, other health concerns can surface, such as heart disease. Andres Cordova Sanchez, MD, tells about his research on the topic, recently presented to the American College of Chest Physicians. Cordova is a resident physician in internal medicine at Upstate.