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What factors are associated with physical inactivity in patients with bronchiectasis?

Being physically active and avoiding a sedentary lifestyle is one of the key factors in preventing respiratory infections in patients with bronchiectasis. This was verified by a study at Hospital Clínic, the first to analyse which factors influence changes in physical activity in these patients.  

Picture of a patient doing an exercise test at Hospital Clínic de Barcelona. Photographer Francisco Avia