A Review of Community Acquired Pneumonia with Dr. Guardiola
Dr. Guardiola covers the management of community acquired pneumonia based on the IDSA/ATS Consensus Guidelines. This lecture includes diagnosis criteria, site of care decision making ,diagnostic testing, empiric antibiotic treatment, risk factors for special pathogens, duration of antibiotics, management of patients that fail to respond to initial therapy and prevention of CAP.
Juan Guardiola-Sala, MD
Dr. Guardiola is an Associate Professor at the University of Louisville, the Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Louisville VA hospital, and director of the sleep medicine fellowship. His faculty profile can be found here.