Prediction of Mortality in Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Hospitalized Patients.

Patrick Musonda, Prasanna Sankaran, Phyo K. Myint, Ajay V. Kamath, Deepak N. Subramanian, Alexandra C. Smith, Philippa Prentice, Syed M. Tariq

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Abstract

INTRODUCTION:: Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is common and associated with a significant mortality. Currently recommended criteria to assess severity of CAP could be improved. METHODS:: We derived 2 new criteria CARSI [confusion, age (
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)489-493
Number of pages5
JournalThe American journal of the medical sciences
Volume342
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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