Different microbiological and clinical aspects of lower respiratory tract infections between China and European/American countries.

Abstract

BACKGROUND National treatment/diagnosis guidelines for lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) are generally based on local epidemiological data. Etiology and drug-resistance patterns could differ between China and European/American countries, and simply following their respective guidelines might cause problems in clinical practice. Therefore, we need… (More)
DOI: 10.3978/j.issn.2072-1439.2014.02.02

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@article{Zhang2014DifferentMA, title={Different microbiological and clinical aspects of lower respiratory tract infections between China and European/American countries.}, author={Xin Zhang and Rui Wang and Xiuzhen Di and Bin Liu and You-ning Liu}, journal={Journal of thoracic disease}, year={2014}, volume={6 2}, pages={134-42} }