Impact of initial discordant treatment with β-lactam antibiotics on clinical outcomes in adults with pneumococcal pneumonia: A systematic review Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Pneumonia, Pneumococcal
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae
  • beta-Lactams

abstract

  • The initial discordant treatment with beta-lactam antibiotics was not associated with a statistically significant Increase in mortality or clinical or bacteriological failure of therapy for pneumococcal pneumonia.

publication date

  • January 2006

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4065/81.12.1567

PubMed ID

  • 17165635

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1567

end page

  • 74

volume

  • 81

number

  • 12