Influence of comorbid conditions on long-term mortality after pneumonia in older people.

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OBJECTIVES To test the hypothesis that increased long-term mortality after hospitalization for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is independent of comorbid conditions. DESIGN Prospective observational cohort study in metropolitan areas. SETTING Memphis, Tennessee, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. PARTICIPANTS Three thousand seventy-five subjects aged 70… (More)

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