Bronchiolitis in children: diagnosis and management

Newborn baby with a doctor listening to her heart.

Anno: 2015

Fonte: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)

Abstract: This guideline covers diagnosing and managing bronchiolitis in children. It aims to help healthcare professionals diagnose bronchiolitis and identify if children should be cared for at home or in hospital. It describes treatments and interventions that can be used to help with the symptoms of bronchiolitis.

This guideline includes recommendations on:

  • assessment and diagnosis
  • when to refer to hospital
  • when to admit
  • management
  • when to discharge
  • safety information for looking after a child at home

Fonte: www.nice.org.uk

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