[Community-acquired pneumonia: comparison of etiological diagnostic methods in clinical practice].

  • Published 2012 in Terapevticheskii arkhiv


AIM Comparison of different methods of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) etiological diagnosis. MATERIAL AND METHODS A total of 20 male and 10 females patients 21 to 75 years of age entered the trial. All of them had CAP running a non-severe course. Microbiological and molecular-genetic methods were used to examine the patients' sputum, blood serum… (More)