Bronchiectasis (Bx) action plan

Bronchiectasis (Bx) action plan

Children and young people with bronchiectasis can have an action plan. You and your doctor or another member of your child's health team can discuss this so that it's right for your child. It lists your child's daily treatment and steps to take if your child becomes unwell. 

Sample action plan for downloading and printing

 
You can download and print this sample Bx (bronchiectasis) action plan.
 
Note: The action plan refers to a change in the colour and amount of your child's spit (phlegm or sputum) as a sign your child is becoming unwell. But children are not always able to bring up phlegm or sputum. Usually the cough just sounds wetter.

Starship Foundation and the Paediatric Society of New Zealand acknowledge the cooperation of the Starship Respiratory Service at Starship Children's Health and the Paediatric Department, University of Auckland in making this content available to patients and families.

This page last reviewed 22 May 2017.
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