This section considers studies regarding the epidemiology, pathology, prevention, and control of infectious diseases in children and adolescents.
Community-acquired lobar pneumonia in children in the era of universal 7-valent pneumococcal vaccination: a review of clinical presentations and antimicrobial treatment from a Canadian pediatric hospital
Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is a common cause of pediatric admission to hospital. The objectives of this study were twofold: 1) to describe the clinical characteristics of CAP in children admitted to a ...
Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:133