Views of individuals with bronchiectasis included in article

The perspectives of people with bronchiectasis are included in an article looking at the published evidence available about the risk of catching infections from other patients; a concern expressed by many individuals with bronchiectasis.

The article was written by clinicans in the EMBARC network who discussed cross-infection issues with members of the EMBARC/ELF patient advisory group at a meeting during the 2nd World Bronchiectasis Conference in Milan last year; so that their views could be incorporated.

Read the article for free: Cross-infection risk in patients with bronchiectasis: a position statement from the European Bronchiectasis Network (EMBARC), EMBARC/ELF patient advisory group and European Reference Network (ERN-Lung) Bronchiectasis Network (European Respiratory Journal, January 2018)