Conference Coverage: CHEST Annual Meeting


Race and gender may predict VAP risk

Key clinical point: Epidemiologic factors linked to increased risk of ventilator-associated pneumonia should increase clinical suspicion of VAP....

Conference Coverage

PPI, steroid use raises risk of CDAD recurrence

Key clinical point: PPIs may be inadvisable in patients with a history of CDAD. Major finding: CDAD recurrence was significantly associated with...