Bajwa Jaswinder

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Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia

Hospital-Acquired and Healthcare-Associated Bacterial Pneumonia I. What every physician needs to know. Hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia (HAP) refers to pneumonias occurring after a patient has been hospitalized for 48 hours or more, which was not clinically suspected to be present on admission. The diagnosis of HAP implies that the patient is at risk for organisms more…

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