Bronchiectasis Information Series

The American Thoracic Society (ATS) has created a two-part information series on bronchiectasis. Part one of the series, which can be accessed by clicking here, covers the topics listed below.

  • What is bronchiectasis?
  • Causes of bronchiectasis
  • Symptoms of bronchiectasis
  • Diagnosis of bronchiectasis
  • What you can expect long term
  • Action steps to take

Part two of the series can be accessed by clicking here. It focuses on the treatment of bronchiectasis and discusses the topics listed below.

  • Airway clearance techniques
  • Recognizing an exacerbation
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Action steps to take
  • Resources for patients and caregivers

This Patient Information Series is posted with permission from the ATS.