Epidemiology and outcomes of health-care-associated pneumonia: results from a large US database of culture-positive pneumonia.

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Published in Chest on December 01, 2005

Authors

Marin H Kollef1, Andrew Shorr, Ying P Tabak, Vikas Gupta, Larry Z Liu, R S Johannes

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1: Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA. mkollef@im.wustl.edu

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