Bacterial infections of the pleural space

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Abstract

Empyema has been a prominent component of the medical literature since the time of Hippocrates. The condition has proven to be a rapidly moving target with a considerable shifting in bacteriologic pat terns, diagnostic methods, and guidelines for clinical management. The most common etiologic agents are bacteria, which are the subject of this review.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)308-321
Number of pages14
JournalSeminars in Respiratory Infections
Volume3
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1988

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Charadriiformes
Empyema
Bacterial Infections
Guidelines
Bacteria

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  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Microbiology (medical)

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Bacterial infections of the pleural space. / Bartlett, John.

In: Seminars in Respiratory Infections, Vol. 3, No. 4, 12.1988, p. 308-321.

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