Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia

Known as: Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, Interstitial plasma cell pneumonia, Pneumonias, Pneumocystis 
Pneumonia resulting from infection with Pneumocystis jirovecii, frequently seen in the immunologically compromised, such as persons with AIDS, or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
What follows are the NHSN criteria for all healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). These criteria include those for the “Big… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) is common in patients with HIV infection but may also occur in patients with other causes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Between January 2002 and July 2003, 173 bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) specimens from 150 patients (19 HIV-infected and 131 non-HIV… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The opportunistic fungus Pneumocystis jiroveci is a common cause of respiratory infection in immunocompromised… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Executive Summary Objectives Participants Evidence Validation Key Messages Introduction Rationale for a Change in the Approach to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Between 1986 and 1998, eight cases of community-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus strains carrying the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND In May, 1997, a 3-year-old boy in Hong Kong was admitted to the hospital and subsequently died from influenza… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND There is considerable variability in rates of hospitalization of patients with community-acquired pneumonia, in part… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To determine the clinical spectrum of immunosuppressive conditions and systemic corticosteroid therapy associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia has emerged as a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised patients with… (More)
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