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Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society Consensus Guidelines on the Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults
TLDR
This work presents a meta-analyses of the immune system’s response to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and shows clear patterns of decline in the immune systems of elderly patients with compromised immune systems. Expand
Practice Guidelines for the Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults
TLDR
This study highlights the need to understand more fully the role of Epstein-Barr virus in the development of central giant cell granuloma and its role in the immune system. Expand
Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society.
TLDR
These guidelines are intended for use by healthcare professionals who care for patients at risk for hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP), including specialists in infectious diseases, pulmonary diseases, critical care, and surgeons, anesthesiologists, hospitalists, and any clinicians and healthcare providers caring for hospitalized patients with nosocomial pneumonia. Expand
Diagnosis and management of complicated intra-abdominal infection in adults and children: guidelines by the Surgical Infection Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
TLDR
These updated guidelines replace those previously published in 2002 and 2003 and add recommendations for managing intra-abdominal infection in children, particularly where such management differs from that of adults; for appendicitis in patients of all ages; and for necrotizing enterocolitis in neonates. Expand
Bad bugs, no drugs: no ESKAPE! An update from the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
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An update on potentially effective antibacterial drugs in the late-stage development pipeline is provided, in the hope of encouraging collaboration between industry, academia, the National Institutes of Health, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention work productively together. Expand
Clinical practice. Antibiotic-associated diarrhea.
  • J. Bartlett
  • Medicine
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 2002
Clinical recognition and diagnosis of Clostridium difficile infection.
TLDR
Endoscopy and computed tomography are less sensitive than stool toxin assays but may be useful when immediate results are important or other confounding conditions rank high in the differential diagnosis. Expand
Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults: Guidelines for Management
TLDR
This guideline is to provide assistance to clinicians in the diagnosis and treatment of community-acquired pneumonia and includes use of laboratory criteria for diagnosis and approach to antimicrobial therapy. Expand
Diagnosis and management of complicated intra-abdominal infection in adults and children: guidelines by the Surgical Infection Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
TLDR
These updated guidelines replace those previously published in 2002 and 2003 and add recommendations for managing intra-abdominal infection in children, particularly where such management differs from that of adults; for appendicitis in patients of all ages; and for necrotizing enterocolitis in neonates. Expand
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