[New therapeutic strategies for community acquired pneumonia].

@article{Welte2005NewTS,
  title={[New therapeutic strategies for community acquired pneumonia].},
  author={Tobias Welte and Reinhard Marre and Norbert Suttorp},
  journal={Der Internist},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 12},
  pages={1354-9}
}
Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) is the most important infectious disease in Germany. In the acute phase, lethality is almost 10%, and in the six months follow up period following the acute infection, lethality is more than 15%. Problems with resistances had not been found in Germany, except for a decreasing susceptibility of S. pneumoniae against… CONTINUE READING