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Bacterial pneumonia predicts continued lung problems in infants with acute respiratory infection



ATS 2019, Dallas, TX – Bacterial pneumonia appears to be associated with persistent respiratory problems in previously healthy infants hospitalized in a pediatric intensive care unit for acute respiratory insufficiency that infants with bacterial pneumonia leaving the hospital are more likely to experience lung problems who required additional oxygen, bronchodilators or steroids.


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Session: A27 Pediatric Lung Infection and Intensive Care around the world

Abstract presentation time: Sunday, May 19, 9:15 am, CT

Location: Trinity Ballroom 1-3 (Level 3), Omni Dallas Downtown

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