TITLE

A practical guide for the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric pneumonia

AUTHOR(S)
Jadavji, Taj; Law, Barbara
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;03/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 5, pS703
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric pneumonia. Risk factors; Importance of age in the prediction of the cause of pneumonia; Use of clinical assessment, radiography and laboratory tests in diagnosis; Treatment with oral antimicrobial therapy; Parental therapy for neonates and patients with severe pneumonia admitted to hospital.
ACCESSION #
9704190066

 

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