Aims: These evidence-based guidelines provide recommendations for the management of adult lower respiratory tract infections. The sections covered include: management outside hospital; management inside hospital for community-acquired pneumonia; exacerbations of COPD; and exacerbations of bronchiectasis and prevention of infection.
Intended audience: Healthcare professionals.
Publication history information: Published December 2005 in European Respiratory Journal, Vol.26(6): 1138–1180.
Access: Available to the general public.