Pneumococcal Vaccination Uptake Lower in Minority Populations
The ACIP is set to review current recommendations for adult pneumococcal vaccinations in 2018.
As a result of activating the inflammatory-immune system, pneumonia may trigger cardiovascular complications.
Researchers assessed the timing of azithromycin administration for pediatric community-acquired pneumonia to determine its effectiveness in the setting of macrolide resistance.
Long-acting, high-potency, and high-dose opioids were associated with an increased risk for invasive pneumococcal disease.