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Pseudocyanosis: drug-induced skin hyperpigmentation can mimic cyanosis
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Lesya Shuba (Draft Profile)
Macrolides and Mortality in Critically Ill Patients With Community-Acquired Pneumonia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
OBJECTIVE:: Some studies suggest better outcomes with macrolide therapy for critically ill patients with community-acquired pneumonia. To further explore this, we performed a systematic review of studies with mortality ...
A comparison of bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia with nonbacteremic community-acquired pneumonia of any etiology--results from a Canadian multicentre study
BACKGROUND: Bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia has not been the subject of a multicentre Canadian Study. OBJECTIVES: To compare bacteremic community-acquired Streptococcus pneumoniae pneumonia with nonbacteremic community-acquired ...
Public engagement on ethical principles in allocating scarce resources during an influenza pandemic
(Elsevier Ltd, 2011-04)
OBJECTIVES: To investigate the views of students, support staff and academic staff at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada on the allocation of scarce resources during an influenza pandemic to discover if there ...
Community-acquired pneumonia and do not resuscitate orders
OBJECTIVES: From a cohort of patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) who required admission to hospital, to describe the subset of patients having a do not resuscitate (DNR) order and to compare them with those ...
Legionnaires' disease - Results of a multicentre Canadian study
BACKGROUND: There has never been a cross-Canada surveillance project to determine the rate of Legionella species as a cause of community-acquired pneumonia requiring hospitalization and to determine whether there are any ...
Community-acquired pneumonia due to Escherichia coli
OBJECTIVE: To describe the features of community-acquired Escherichia coli pneumonia and to compare these patients with patients with pneumonia caused by other etiologic agents. PATIENTS AND METHODS: This prospective study ...
Community-acquired pneumonia in patients receiving home care
OBJECTIVES: To describe the features of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) requiring hospitalization in subjects receiving home care. DESIGN: Prospective study from November 15, 2000, to November 14, 2002. SETTING: Six ...