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nosocomial pneumonia

Known as: pneumonia hospital acquired, hospital acquired pneumonia, pneumonia nosocomial 
Pneumonia acquired during a hospital stay.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Post hoc analyses of clinical trial data suggested that linezolid may be more effective than vancomycin for treatment… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Risk factors for nosocomial pneumonia, such as gastro-oesophageal reflux and subsequent aspiration, can be reduced by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To describe the epidemiology of nosocomial infections in medical intensive care units (ICUs) in the United States… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In comatose patients admitted to an ICU, particularly those with head injury, the incidence of early onset pneumonia is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Colonization of the digestive tract has been supposed to be the source of many hospital-acquired infections, especially… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In order to confirm that re-intubation can be a risk factor of nosocomial pneumonia in mechanically ventilated patients, a case… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE Although nosocomial pneumonia is a common problem in intubated and ventilated patients, previous studies have not clearly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Seventy-eight (24%) episodes of nosocomial pneumonia (NP) were detected in 322 consecutive mechanically ventilated patients… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
One hundred and twenty consecutive episodes of nosocomial pneumonia (NP) in 118 nonneutropenic adults admitted to a 1,000-bed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Gram-negative nosocomial pneumonia may result from retrograde colonization of the pharynx from the stomach, and this may be more… Expand
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