Distribution of aetiologies according to severity scores revealed corresponding patterns in Community Acquired Pneumonia patients

The present work has been carried out by the doctoral researcher Catia Cilloniz and it is part of her doctoral thesis, directed by Prof. Antoni Torres

Catia CillónizThe Thorax magazine publishes the first study on aetiology of Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) by severity scores and gives an important perspective of what microorganisms are correspond to each severity class in the last 12 years, in a population of 3.523 CAP patients. The present work has been carried out by the doctoral researcher Catia Cilloniz and it is part of her doctoral thesis, directed by Prof. Antoni Torres.

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