Nosocomial and ventilator-associated pneumonia continue to be a major challenge in the management of intensive care patients. In particular, recent developments in microbial resistance are a cause of great concern. Internationally renowned experts provide comprehensive reviews on all the major topics within the field and, in particular, the recent insights into epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment surrounding this field. This Monograph is an essential reference book for both clinicians and researchers alike on this challenging subject.(I! LIJ E _l LIJ E D (D II D |_ O alt; D. 2 independent to the time of onset for nosocomial pneumonia. ... Early microbiological diagnosis and resistance Early microbiological diagnosis may help to implement early antibiotic modifications. ... New studies should take into consideration the different components of the recommendations, including the time of the first ... Support statement This work was supported by 2009 SGR 911, CIBERES (CB06/06/0028)aISCiii-MCI, (Spain ) and Institutanbsp;...
|Title||:||European Respiratory Monograph 53: Nosocomial and Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia|
|Author||:||A. Torres, S. Ewig|
|Publisher||:||European Respiratory Society - 2011|