BTS Guideline for Bronchiectasis in adults

The new BTS Guideline for bronchiectasis in adults has been published and will appear as a supplement to the January 2019 issue of Thorax.

Professor Adam Hill, Dr Anita Sullivan and Professor Michael Loebinger, co-chairs of the BTS Guideline Group, sum up the importance of this new document.

"The new BTS Bronchiectasis Guideline provides and evidence based framework for the diagnosis and management of bronchiectasis. The addition of algorithms, such as stepwsie management of the stable patient and the deteriorating patient, will help clinicians deliver optimal, multidisciplinary care for this condition."

 

December 2018

Current Guidelines

Title Publication Date Description Status
BTS Guideline for Bronchiectasis in Adults 2018-12 December December 2018 Valid
BTS Guideline for bronchiectasis in adults - a summary for the general public 2018-12 December December 2018 Valid
Web appendix 1 - Clinical Questions 2018-12 December December 2018 Valid
Web appendix 2 - Literature Search 2018-12 December December 2018 Valid
Web appendix 3 - Evidence Table 2018-12 December December 2018 Valid