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Received: 16 February 2018
Accepted: 14 May 2018
First Online: 30 May 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval for the project was granted by the local NHS Research Ethics Committee, the NRES Committee North East – County Durham & Tees Valley (ref 12/NE/0248). All participants were adults who gave their informed consent.
: ADS has received medical education grant support for a UK bronchiectasis network from GSK, Gilead, Chiesi and Forest labs. ADS’s employing institution receives fees for his work as Coordinating investigator in a phase III trial in Bronchiectasis sponsored by Bayer. All other authors have no competing interests.
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