hospitals. The study's main outcome measure was postoperative pneumonia. The results were published online Sept. ... However, they concluded that PPIs are associated with an increased risk of postoperative pneumonia in patients who have undergone CABG.
Elderly people who take antipsychotics have a higher risk of developing pneumonia than those who don't, a recent study suggested. ... During or after antipsychotic treatment, 543 people were hospitalized with pneumonia; for the analysis, 2,163 case
The American Thoracic Society addresses potential use of hydroxychloroquine for patients with COVID-19 and pneumonia, and two case series reports describe use of convalescent plasma in critically ill patients with ... The guidance suggests using
Cancer patients are at overall higher risk than other patients for postoperative complications, such as pneumonia, said Dr.
Pop quiz: Do you know the guidelines for treating health care-associated pneumonia? ... Pop quiz: Do you know the guidelines for treating health care-associated pneumonia (HCAP)?
Factors associated with patients' receipt of adjunctive strategies included recognized ARDS, younger age, higher severity of illness, pneumonia, and difficult ventilation.
16.4% for pneumonia). However, after adjustment, that was reversed; patients with Medicare Advantage had higher readmission rates (17.2% vs. ... 16.0% for pneumonia; difference, 0.5 percentage point [95% CI, 0.4 to 0.6]).
An Australian trial randomized hospital patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) to a week of corticosteroids, de-escalation to oral antibiotics, early mobilization, and malnutrition screening and treatment. ... A bundle of interventions for
infarction (n=1,570,113), or pneumonia (n=3,131,162) to look at the effects of the HRRP, which was announced in 2010 and implemented in 2012. ... Average mortality rates in the 30 days after discharge were 8.7% for heart failure, 7.3% for acute
Higher initial levels of cardiovascular proadrenomedullin, proendothelin-1, troponin T, pro B-type natriuretic peptide, and interleukin-6 were associated with cardiovascular (CV) events in patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia