May 2002
Thorax;May2002 Supplement 1, Vol. 57, pi1
Academic Journal
The article presents information about treatment guidelines of community acquired pneumonia (CAP). These guidelines address the management of CAP in infants and children in the great Britain. The guideline development group was set up by the British Thoracic Society Standards of Care Committee to produce guidelines for children in parallel with those being produced for adults. It comprised three paediatricians with a special interest in respiratory disease, a paediatrician with special interest in paediatric infectious diseases, a specialist registrar in paediatrics,a paediatric nurse, a general practitioner, and a guidelines methodologist.


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