Neumonía adquirida en el hospital

La neumonía que se adquiere en el hospital es una infección muy grave porque los mecanismos de defensa del paciente, por lo general, están afectados por la enfermedad y los organismos infecciosos son más peligrosos que los que comúnmente se encuentran en la comunidad.Neumonía adquirida en el hospital

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Last reviewed 1/24/2013 by Denis Hadjiliadis, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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