A practical guide for the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric pneumonia

Jadavji, Taj; Law, Barbara
March 1997
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;03/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 5, pS703
Academic Journal
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.


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