Guideline-Based Antibiotics and Mortality in Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia
Journal of General Internal Medicine, 03/12/2012MadarasKelly KJ et al. –
For healthcare–associated pneumonia patients with high probability of CAP–resistant organisms, guideline–similar therapy was associated with lower mortality. Consideration of the magnitude of patient–specific risk for CAP–resistant organisms should be considered when selecting healthcare–associated pneumonia therapy.
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