Following the release in 2015, of the Irish Guidelines on Long term Oxygen Therapy (LTOT) in Adults it was realised that similar guidelines on other respiratory aids and appliances provided in the community would be of benefit to both patients and health care professionals and providers. This guideline on nebuliser systems for individuals living in their home environment was identified.

A Working Group consisting of representatives from the Irish Thoracic Society (ITS), Respiratory Nurses Association of Ireland (Anáil), Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care (CPRC) and Public Health Medicine undertook the task of developing this document.

2017 Nebuliser Guidelines