Outcome of HIV exposed and infected children admitted to a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit for respiratory failure

Objective: Acute severe pneumonia with respiratory failure in human immunodeficiency virusinfected and -exposed infants carries a high mortality. Pneumocystis jiroveci is one cause, but other organisms have been suggested to play a role. Our objective is to describe the coinfections and treatment strategies in a cohort of human immunodeficiency virus… (More)