Community acquired pneumonia.

Zaka U. Khan, Arif Nazir, Abid Bhat

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Community acquired pneumonia is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. The American Thoracic Society, Infectious Disease Society of America and the British Thoracic Society have furnished very comprehensive guidelines for the evaluation and management of this disease. This article reviews and summarizes the important issues in the etiology, diagnosis and community acquired pneumonia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)236-241; quiz 241-242
JournalMissouri medicine
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

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  • Medicine(all)

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    Khan, Z. U., Nazir, A., & Bhat, A. (2007). Community acquired pneumonia. Missouri medicine, 104(3), 236-241; quiz 241-242.