Risk factors for complicated parapneumonic effusion and empyema on presentation to hospital with community-acquired pneumonia

J D Chalmers, A Singanayagam, M P Murray, C Scally, A Fawzi, A T Hill

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to identify key factors on admission predicting the development of complicated parapneumonic effusion or empyema in patients admitted with community-acquired pneumonia.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)592-7
Number of pages6
JournalThorax
Volume64
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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