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Title: Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP)


Publication Title: Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults: Guidelines for Management



Improving the care of adult patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) has been the focus of many different organizations, and several have developed guidelines for management of CAP. Two of the most widely referenced are those of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the American Thoracic Society (ATS). In response to confusion regarding differences between their respective guidelines, the IDSA and the ATS convened a joint committee to develop a unified CAP guideline document. Link to full text guideline




*Projected Publication, Fall 2015



Endorsed by IDSA:  


Journal Name: Clinical Infectious Diseases


Journal Year: 2007


Volume: 44


Start Page: S27


End Page: S72


Update in Progress:    











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