Our consensus documents are designed for clinicians and allied health professionals involved in treating patients who have cystic fibrosis.
The documents are written by clinicians and scientists in a range of specialist areas, and provide guidance in key and emerging areas of cystic fibrosis care and treatment.
Consensus documents are only available to view online. Printed copies are not available.
Take a look at all of our publications here.
Read the guidelines on NTM infection issued by Thorax, the international journal for health professionals working in respiratory medicine.
Standards of Care and Good Clinical Practice for the Physiotherapy Management of Cystic Fibrosis. Third edition. April 2017. (PDF 559KB)
Nutritional Management of Cystic Fibrosis. September 2016. (PDF 315KB)
NTM guidelines. November 2017 (amended March 2018). (PDF 176KB)
Standards for the Clinical Care of Children and Adults with Cystic Fibrosis in the UK. Second edition. December 2011. (PDF 330KB)
Pharmacy Standards of Care. November 2011 (PDF 131KB)
Laboratory Standards for Processing Microbiological Samples from People with Cystic Fibrosis. First edition. September 2010. (PDF 311KB)
Antibiotic Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis. Third edition. May 2009. (PDF 670KB)
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). April 2008. (PDF 163KB)
European cystic fibrosis bone mineralisation guidelines. February 2011. (PDF 150KB)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in people with Cystic Fibrosis. Suggestions for Prevention and Infection Control. Second Edition. November 2004. (PDF 179KB)
The Burkholderia cepacia Complex - Suggestions for Prevention and Infection Control. Second edition. September 2004. (PDF 181KB)
Management of Cystic Fibrosis-related Diabetes Mellitus. June 2004.(PDF 419KB)
National Consensus Standards for the Nursing Management of Cystic Fibrosis. May 2001. (PDF 263KB)
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Cystic fibrosis, or CF, affects the lungs, digestive system and other organs, and there are around 10,500 people living with it in the UK.
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