Antimicrobial Resistance and Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • This article discusses the problem of antimicrobial resistance and how it affects the management of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). The discussion is limited to infection with Streptococcus pneumoniae and to the treatment of patients hospitalized in a medical ward or an intensive care unit because of pneumococcal CAP.

publication date

  • March 2005