Characteristics and Outcomes of Children With Necrotizing Pneumonia

CONCLUSIONS: Bacterial etiology of necrotizing pneumonia in children varied with the presence or absence of a complex chronic condition. Bacterial isolation is associated with increased invasive procedures and complications. The mortality rate is higher in children with complex chronic conditions. This study provides national data on necrotizing pneumonia among hospitalized children.
Source: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - Category: Pediatrics Tags: Online Brief Reports Source Type: research

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This report describes disease severity and healthcare utilization during the emergence of the Omicron variant of the virus that causes COVID-19 in the U.S.
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Condition:   Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Intervention:   Other: Open tracheal suction system flushing with chlorhexidine Sponsor:   Mansoura University Completed
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Condition:   COVID-19 Pneumonia Interventions:   Biological: F-652;   Biological: Placebo Sponsor:   EVIVE Biotechnology Not yet recruiting
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