Community-acquired pneumonia in adults: guidelines for management. The Infectious Diseases Society of America.

@article{Bartlett1998CommunityacquiredPI,
  title={Community-acquired pneumonia in adults: guidelines for management. The Infectious Diseases Society of America.},
  author={John G. Bartlett and Robert F. Breiman and Lionel A. Mandell and Thomas M. File},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={1998},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={811-38}
}
This is part of the series of practice guidelines commissioned by the Infectious Diseases Society of America through its Practice Guidelines Committee. The purpose of this guideline is to provide assistance to clinicians in the diagnosis and treatment of community-acquired pneumonia. The targeted providers are internists and family practitioners. The targeted groups are immunocompetent adult patients. Criteria are specified for determining whether the inpatient or outpatient setting is… CONTINUE READING
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