British paediatric respiratory society

Clinical guidance

The BPRS contributes to the development of BTS guidelines which are relevant to children. These include:

  • Air travel
  • Asthma
  • Non-CF bronchiectasis
  • Diagnositic flexible bronchoscopy (paediatric section not yet complete)
  • Cough
  • Home oxygen
  • Emergency use of oxygen (paediatric section not yet complete)
  • Pandemic flu
  • Neuromuscular weakness
  • Community acquired pnuemonia
  • Pleural infection

The guidelines are avialable on the BTS website

The BPRS works with the BTS to develop quality standards. These include:

  • Asthma
  • Respiratory managment of children with neuromuscular weakness

The quality standards are avialable on the BTS website

Other BPRS guidance: