Pneumonia Essentials 2010

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Oct 22, 2010 - Medical - 413 pages
NEW! Updated for 2010! The World's Leading Experts Provide all the 'Essentials' Needed to Manage Patients in the Office, on the Ward, and in the Intensive Care Unit! Pneumonia Essentials is a concise, practical, and authoritative guide to the diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, and prevention of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), nursing home-acquired pneumonia (NHAP), nosocomial (hospital-acquired) pneumonia (NP), tuberculosis (TB), chronic pneumonias, and pneumonias in the immunocompromised host. Topics include: Community- and hospital-cquired pneumonias TB and chronic pneumonias Pneumonias in compromised hosts Chest x-rays Atlas
 

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Contents

Chapter 2 Pneumonia Clues
23
Chapter 3 Sputum Gram Stain in Pneumonias
38
Chapter 4 CommunityAcquired Pneumonia CAP
44
Chapter 5 Bioterrorist Agent Pneumonia
101
Chapter 6 Nursing HomeAcquired Pneumonia NHAP
106
Chapter 7 Nosocomial Pneumonia NP HospitalAcquired Pneumonia HAP VentilatorAssociated Pneumonia VAP
111
Parasites Fungi Unusual Organisms
124
Chapter 9 CAPs in the Immunocompromised Host
139
Chapter 11 Chest XRay Atlas
169
Chapter 12 Other Respiratory Tract Infections and Complications of Pneumonia
245
Antibiotic Prophylaxis and Immunizations
254
Chapter 14 Collection Procedures Stains and Tests for Pneumonia Pathogens
262
Chapter 15 Pneumonia Pearls Pitfalls
273
Chapter 16 Overview of Antimicrobial Therapy
290
Chapter 17 Antimicrobial Drug Summaries
307
Index
407

Chapter 10 Pneumonias in Children
159

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