Guideline for non-CF bronchiectasis

British Thoracic Society - BTS
British Thoracic Society (BTS)
Publication date:
01 July 2010


This guideline refers to the investigation and management of patients with symptoms of persistent or recurrent bronchial sepsis related to irreversibly damaged and dilated bronchid,  namely, clinical bronchiectasis. It does not cover the management of cystic fibrosis (CF) and, for the purposes of the guideline, ‘bronchiectasis’ is synonymous with the term ‘non-CF bronchiectasis’.