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Table 2 Patient Demographics

From: Employment of an algorithm of care including chest physiotherapy results in reduced hospitalizations and stability of lung function in bronchiectasis

Mean age, yr. (S.D.) 60.7 (14.3)
Percentage Female (%) 78
Percentage Caucasian (%) 85%
Mean Baseline FEV1, L (S.D.) 1.85 (0.60)
Percentage of Patients Prescribed HTS 95%
Percentage of Patients Prescribed NAC 5%
Percentage of Patients Prescribed B.D. 100%
Percentage of Patients Prescribed Azithromycin 35%
Percentage of Patients Prescribed Inhalational Antibiotics 12%
Percent of Patients with at least one positive culture for P.a. 19%
  1. Abbreviations: yr. years, HTS Hypertonic saline, NAC N-acetylcysteine, B.D. Bronchodilator, P.a. Pseudomonas aeruginosa