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Int. Rev. Allergol. Clin. Immunol. Family Med., 2013, XIX/1: 042-047 Maximize

Int. Rev. Allergol. Clin. Immunol. Family Med., 2013, XIX/1: 042-047

Title: Rational antibiotic therapy in pneumonia

Authors: From S., Wesołowski A.

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06-01-2013

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Rational antibiotic therapy in pneumonia


From S., Wesołowski A.

Military Institute of Medicine in Warsaw, Poland; Department of Internal Medicine, Pneumonology and Allergology, Central Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of National Defense

Int. Rev. Allergol. Clin. Immunol. Family Med., 2013; Vol. 19, No. 1, 42

In the medical literature there are several classification of types and severity of pneumonia. Most commonly used is the division of the community and nosocomial pneumonia. The etiology of both one over the other is varied, but the vast majority of bacteria are pathogenic factor. Rational antibiotic therapy in the treatment of pneumonia is critical to its effectiveness, while minimizing-risk of adverse side effects of antibiotics, reducing the development of antibiotic resistance and to minimize the cost of treatment.

Key words: pneumonia, antibiotic treatment, antibiotic resistance