Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated

Known as: Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia, Ventilator Associated Pneumonia, Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated [Disease/Finding] 
Serious INFLAMMATION of the LUNG in patients who required the use of PULMONARY VENTILATOR. It is usually caused by cross bacterial infections in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Traditionally, pneumonia developing in patients outside the hospital is categorized as community acquired, even if these… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This report updates, expands, and replaces the previously published CDC "Guideline for Prevention of Nosocomial Pneumonia". The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT The optimal duration of antimicrobial treatment for ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is unknown. Shortening the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES To evaluate risk factors for ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP), as well as its influence on in-hospital mortality… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY OBJECTIVES To determine the influence of initially delayed appropriate antibiotic treatment (IDAAT) on the outcomes of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To evaluate the attributable morbidity and mortality of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) in intensive care unit (ICU… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To determine risk factors for ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) caused by potentially drug-resistant bacteria such as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
STUDY OBJECTIVE To define the impact of BAL data on the selection of antibiotics and the outcomes of patients with ventilator… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVES To identify factors associated with the development of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and to examine the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Substantial efforts have been devoted to improving the means for early and accurate diagnosis of ventilator-associated (VA… (More)
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