Diabetes mellitus as a risk factor for nosocomial pneumonia and associated mortality Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Community-Acquired Infections
  • Cross Infection
  • Diabetes Complications

abstract

  • There is a relative scarcity of studies examining DM as a potential risk factor for HAP. Our analysis of the available data supports the conclusion that DM is not a risk factor for development of HAP and mortality associated with this nosocomial infection.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-5491.2007.02234.x

PubMed ID

  • 17888136

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1168

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 24

number

  • 10