Pneumonia

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Pneumonia Guidelines

Community-acquired pneumonia

CAP

  • Pneumonia  presenting within 48 hours of hospital admission in patient lacking predictors for MDR organisms

CAP plus Pseudomonas infection risk factors

Hospital-acquired and ventilator-acquired pneumonia

HAP

  • Pneumonia occurring 48 or more hours after admission

VAP

  • Pneumonia occurring 48 or more hours after ET intubation
  • Click here for VAP diagnosis algorithm

Respiratory Candida

 

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