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n Medical Chronicle - Capping pneumonia in children - clinical - respiratory

Volume 2018 Number 5
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Abstract

CAP is defined as a clinical diagnosis of pneumonia caused by a community-acquired infection in a previously healthy child. Clinical assessment can be challenging.Symptoms vary with age and can be non-specific in young children, and aetiology is often unknown at presentation. The BMJ recently published an update on on CAP management in otherwise healthy children outside the neonatal period and summarises recommendations from the British Thoracic Society guidelines for UK practice.

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2018-05-01
2018-09-19

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