Further reading

General

  • O’Donnell AE. Bronchiectasis. Chest 2008; 134: 815–823.

Epidemiology and causes

  • Bilton D, Jones AL. Bronchiectasis: epidemiology and causes. In: Floto RA, Haworth CS, eds. Bronchiectasis. Eur Respir Monogr 2011; 52: 1–10.
  • Daley U. Nontuberculous mycobacterial infections. In: Floto RA, Haworth CS, eds. Bronchiectasis. Eur Respir Monogr 2011; 52: 115–129.
  • Edmond K, Scott S, Korczak V, et al. Long term sequelae from childhood pneumonia; systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One 2012; 7: 31239.
  • Goeminne PC, Scheers H, Cecraene A, et al. Risk factors for morbidity and death in non- cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: a retrospective cross-sectional analysis of CT diagnosis bronchiectatic patients. Respir Res 2012; 13: 21.
  • Loebinger MR, Weels AU, Hansell DM, et al. Mortality in bronchiectasis: a long-term study assessing the factors influencing survival. Eur Respir J 2009; 34: 843–849.
  • Pasteur MC, Helliwell SM, Houghton SJ, et al. An investigation into causative factors in patients with bronchiectasis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000; 162: 1277–1284.
  • Roberts HJ, Hubbard R. Trends in bronchiectasis mortality in England and Wales. Respir Med 2010; 104: 981–985.
  • Seitz AE, Olivier KN, Adjemian J, et al. Trends in bronchiectasis among Medicare beneficiaries in the United States, 2000–2007. Chest 2012; 142: 432–439.
  • Seitz AE, Olivier KN, Steiner CA, et al. Trends and burdens of bronchiectasis-associated hospitalisations in the United States, 1993–2006. Chest 2010; 138: 944–949.
  • Shoemark A, Ozerovitch L, Wilson R. Aetiology in adult patients with bronchiectasis. Respir Med 2007; 101: 1163–1170.

Clinical aspects

  • Drain M, Elborn JS. Assessment and investigation of adults with bronchiectasis. In: Floto RA, Haworth CS, eds. Bronchiectasis. Eur Respir Monogr 2011; 52: 32–45.
  • Elborn JS, Tunney MM. Macrolides and bronchiectasis: clinical benefit with a resistance price. JAMA 2013; 309: 1295–1296.
  • Goddard M. Histopathology of bronchiectasis. In: Floto RA, Haworth CS, eds. Bronchiectasis. Eur Respir Monogr 2011; 52: 22–31.
  • Haworth CS. Antibiotic treatment strategies in adults with bronchiectasis. In: Floto RA, Haworth CS, eds. Bronchiectasis. Eur Respir Monogr 2011; 52: 211–222.
  • Pasteur MC, Bilton D, Hill AT, et al. British Thoracic Society guideline for non-CF bronchiectasis. Thorax 2010; 65: Suppl 1. i1–i58.
  • Peresa PL, Screaton NJ. Radiological features of bronchiectasis. In: Floto RA, Haworth CS, eds. Bronchiectasis. Eur Respir Monogr 2011; 52: 44–67.

See the entire Bronchiectasis Chapter