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ERS Clinical practice guidelines for managing children and adolescents with bronchiectasis

Guidelines session
Chairs: J. Grigg (London, United Kingdom), C. Ardura-Garcia (Bern, Switzerland), A. Möller (Zürich, Switzerland)
Aims: To describe the objectives of managing children/adolescents with bronchiectasis; to present the ERS recommendations relating to diagnosing and undertaking the minimum investigations when evaluating a child/adolescent with chronic suppurative lung disease; to explain reasons for the various recommendations and to increase awarness of the guideline’s recommendations on antibiotic treatment of exacerbations, pathogen eradication, long-term antibiotic therapy, asthma-type therapies (inhaled corticosteroids, bronchodilators), mucoactive drugs, airway clearance, disease monitoring, factors to consider before surgical treatment and the reversibility and prevention of bronchiectasis in children/adolescents.
Parent perspectives and input into the guideline
Z. Powell (Aylesbury , United Kingdom)
Overall clinical approach
A. Bush (London, United Kingdom)
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Treatment options and recommendations
K. Grimwood (Gold Coast (QLD), Australia)
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Practical approach with cases, interactive questions and discussion
A. Zacharasiewicz (Wien, Austria)
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