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ICU Management

New protocol for respiratory infectious disease diagnosis in ICU

2018 04 Dec

Lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) are the leading cause of infectious disease-related deaths worldwide yet remain challenging to diagnose because of limitations in existing microbiologic tests. In critically ill patients, noninfectious respiratory syndromes that resemble LRTIs further complicate diagnosis and confound targeted treatment. New... Read more