Learning Hub

Sharing knowledge and technology developments


BTS members have access to an innovative package of e-learning resources online. You can manage and organise your progress through the e-learning resources, saving useful downloads and information, as well as MCQ certificates of completion, all in one place. These e-learning resources are available for BTS members to...

Standards of care

Setting the standards and helping practitioners stick to them


BTS has been at the forefront of Guideline production in respiratory medicine for over 30 years. The Society was awarded NICE Accreditation for its clinical guideline production process in November 2011.


The BTS respiratory clinical audit programme offers 10 national clinical audits covering both adult and paediatric respiratory disease.

Quality Standards

Quality Standards, based on BTS Guidelines, are produced as part of the range of supporting materials to assist in the implementation of Guideline recommendations.

Respiratory Futures

Respiratory Futures is a new focal point for the UK respiratory community. An independent network comprising stakeholders from the public and private sectors, we’re bringing people together to respond to the challenges and realise the opportunities our sector faces.

Research and Innovation

Leading the respiratory community to innovation and new solutions


Thorax is an official journal of the British Thoracic Society and one of the world's leading respiratory medicine journals, publishing clinical and experimental research articles on respiratory medicine, paediatrics, immunology, pharmacology, pathology, and surgery.

BMJ Open Respiratory Research

BMJ Open Respiratory Research is an online-only, peer-reviewed Open Access respiratory and critical care medicine journal, published by BMJ in partnership with the British Thoracic Society.