Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 7)
The discussions of the three papers presented at this session focussed on three topics:
The significance of tracheal colonization;
The assessment of illness, and selection of patients for selective decontamination.
The possibility of reducing colonization by interfering with bacterial adhesion.
KeywordsPneumonia Pseudomonad Decon Pyelonephritis
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