More questions than answers on impact of P. aeruginosa in bronchiectasis
By Rebecca Jenkins
13 Feb 2018
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is only linked to higher mortality in bronchiectasis if patients have multiple annual exacerbations, research finds. A multivariate analysis of data from more than 2500 bronchiectasis patients across ten European centres found P. aeruginosa infection had no impact on mortality in those with fewer than two exacerbations per year. However, patients who had ...