When to Contact Us

Contact the nurse case manager should the person with CF be experiencing any of the following symptoms:

Chest Related Symptoms:

  • Significantly increased or decreased cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Colour change to sputum (i.e. green, brown)
  • Coughing up blood (new/worse)
  • Chest pain when coughing/breathing

General Symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Decreased appetite
  • Loose stools, abdominal pain

The nurse case manager is available Monday to Friday. Should there be concerns after hours, please go to your local emergency department or contact the respirologist on call.

Contact Information:

Paediatrics

Adults

Jennifer Itterman - Paediatric Nurse Case Manager
Telephone: 519-685-8500 Extension 52692

jennifer.itterman@lhsc.on.ca

Tracy Gooyers RN - Adult Nurse Case Manager
Telephone: 519-685-8500 Extension 55186

tracy.gooyers@lhsc.on.ca


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Last Updated January 18, 2013 | © 2007, LHSC, London Ontario Canada