Pneumonia Management in the Intensive Care Unit: an Integrated Approach

  • D. F. Zandstra
  • H. K. F. van Saene
  • R. J. Bosman
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Part of the Topics in Anaesthesia and Critical Care book series (TIACC)


Treatment of pneumonia in the intensive care unit (ICU) includes two different entities: firstly, treatment of patients admitted with pneumonia which may be either community (CAP) or hospital acquired (HAP), and secondly, prevention/treatment of ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP).


Intensive Care Unit Ventilator Associate Pneumonia Moraxella Catarrhalis Surveillance Culture Intensive Care Unit Treatment 
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  • D. F. Zandstra
  • H. K. F. van Saene
  • R. J. Bosman

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