Community-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia

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Photoclinic
Photoclinic
01/15/2022
A 91-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with a 3-day history fever, chills, and nonproductive cough.
01/15/2022
Hospital Medicine
Hospital Medicine
12/28/2021
There are 7 ICD-10-CM codes to classify pneumonia. Test your knowledge on which code to use for a patient with pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae with our latest pop quiz.
12/28/2021
Case In Point
Case In Point
12/25/2021
A 53-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a 5-day history of progressively worsening cough, severe headache, myalgias, generalized weakness; a 2-day history of fevers; and new-onset...
12/25/2021

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Hospital Medicine
Hospital Medicine
12/28/2021
There are 7 ICD-10-CM codes to classify pneumonia. Test your knowledge on which code to use for a patient with pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae with our latest pop quiz.
12/28/2021
Bronchitis
Bronchitis
09/15/2021
Patients with either bronchitis or pneumonia may present with similar symptoms. But how do you discern between the two conditions? Answer this pop quiz question to test your knowledge on the main clinical...
09/15/2021
Lung Infections
Lung Infections
04/08/2021
A 6-year-old girl presents with fever and respiratory symptoms. Imaging results are consistent with pneumonia.
04/08/2021
community-acquired pneumonia
community-acquired pneumonia
04/23/2020
Recent research has shown that short-course antibiotic therapy may be as effective as longer-course therapy for patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Do you think a shorter course of antibiotic...
04/23/2020

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CHEST Annual Meeting
Francisco Sanz, MD, PhD
CHEST Annual Meeting
12/14/2021
In this podcast, Francisco Sanz, MD, PhD, talks about his session at CHEST 2021, during which he discussed preventing community-acquired pneumonia through vaccinating against pneumococcal disease,...
12/14/2021
Lung Infections
Christian Sandrock
Lung Infections
10/22/2021
In this podcast, Christian Sandrock, MD, MPH, talks about how the causative agents of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP) are identified and how patient characteristics and type of bacteria affect...
10/22/2021
CABP
Christian Sandrock
CABP
10/15/2021
In this podcast, Christian Sandrock, MD, MPH, talks about the burden of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP) in the United States, including the financial burden, the burden on hospitals, and...
10/15/2021
CABP
Frank LoVecchio, MD
CABP
10/06/2021
In this podcast, Frank LoVecchio, MD, speaks about the unmet needs in the treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia, and potential alternatives to the standard treatment regimen. This podcast is...
10/06/2021
community-acquired pneumonia
community-acquired pneumonia
09/29/2021
In this Q&A, Grant Waterer, MBBS, PhD, MBA, answers our questions on the updates to the recommendations regarding the diagnosis of adults with community-acquired pneumonia, including consideration for...
09/29/2021