Dennis Wat

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Dennis Wat, MD, obtained his undergraduate degree (MB BCh) in 1998 in Cardiff, UK. In 2007, he was awarded an MD from the University of Cardiff where he researched the impact of respiratory viruses in cystic fibrosis (CF). In 2009, he was appointed as Respiratory Consultant in the Adult CF Unit at Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK. In 2012, he moved to Liverpool, UK to join the respiratory community and Liverpool Adult CF services. Apart from CF, Dr. Wat has vast experience in the management of COPD, bronchiectasis, asthma and oxygen therapy in the management of chronic lung diseases. He has published widely in pulmonary medicine, including papers in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters. He is a principal investigator in a number of clinical trials.

2books edited

3chapters authored

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Cystic Fibrosis - Heterogeneity and Personalized Treatment provides the latest research and clinical evidence for clinicians, scientists and researchers involved in the care of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). This book outlines the burden of the CF microbiome, utilisation of CF registries to impact future care, the sequelae of hepatobiliary complication, the use of upcoming technologies to provide patient-centred care, and provides an overview of cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator (CFTR) modulators. Looking after patients with CF is highly rewarding, allowing those of us to combine our dedication and problem-solving skills to create a personalized approach. This book is invaluable for those involved in the care of CF patients.

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