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New Evidence Demonstrates SmartVest May Help Reduce Hospitalizations and Stabilize Lung Function

At the third annual World Bronchiectasis Conference* held in Washington, D.C., new clinical evidence was presented from an independent study evaluating bronchiectasis-related exacerbations using high frequency chest wall oscillation (HFCWO) therapy. According to the study, non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis patients experienced a significant reduction in the number of severe exacerbations that require hospitalizations after using the […]

A Caregiver’s Guide: Helping Your Loved One Prevent Worsening Symptoms of Bronchiectasis

If your loved one is living with bronchiectasis, there are many ways you can help manage its symptoms to prevent the condition from worsening. Bronchiectasis is caused by an underlying condition that may include respiratory infections, immunodeficiency disorders, an allergic reaction to the fungus Aspergillus (ABPA), or genetic disorders. This type of impaired breathing condition […]