Clinical characteristics and outcome of healthcare associated pneumonia in Turkey


Gündüz C., Taşbakan S. , SAYINER A. , Çilli A., Kilinc O., Sakar Coskun A., et al.

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, cilt.64, ss.185-190, 2016

  • Cilt numarası: 64 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5578/tt.26423
  • Dergi Adı: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.185-190

Özet

Introduction: Pneumonia in cases with preceding hospitalization, hemodialysis, intravenous therapy, wound care, or chemotherapy within the prior 30 days and residence in nursing homes are defined as healthcare associated pneumonia (HCAP). The aim of this study was to compare the demographic and laboratory data, isolated causative agents and prognosis of patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) and HCAP in a large population in Turkey.