Community-acquired pneumonia in adults and children

Esther Dan Phuong Ho

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Abstract

This article provides an overview of community-acquired pneumonia in adults and children. The epidemiology, causes, clinical presentation, diagnostic testing, site-of-care decisions, treatment, possible complications, and prevention of pneumonia are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)655-669
Number of pages15
JournalPrimary Care - Clinics in Office Practice
Volume40
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2013
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Antimicrobial treatment
  • Community-acquired pneumonia
  • Lung imaging
  • Respiratory infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology (medical)

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