Severity assessment of healthcare-associated pneumonia and pneumonia in immunosuppression

Maria Carrabba, Marina Zarantonello, Paola Bonara, Cinzia Hu, Francesca Minonzio, Ivan Cortinovis, Silvano Milani, Giovanna Fabio

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Abstract

The study compares the ability of the PSI (pneumonia severity index), CURB-65 (confusion, urea.7 mol.L-1, respiratory rateo30 breaths.min-1, bloodpressure

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1201-1210
Number of pages10
JournalEuropean Respiratory Journal
Volume40
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2012

Keywords

  • Community-acquired pneumonia
  • Immunocompromised patients
  • Severity scores

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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