With the help of experts from the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the bronchiectasis patient advisory group, new guidelines on the management of adult bronchiectasis have been produced using language that is easier for non-healthcare professionals to understand.
The guideline is based on an ERS version for healthcare professionals. The original version considered the best available evidence – randomised control trials, systematic reviews and observational studies – to answer a series of questions about managing bronchiectasis.
The guidelines cover aspects of management including long-term treatment, physiotherapy and treatment for chest infections and is available to download in the following languages:
For more information, go to the European Respiratory Society website.