News & Perspective

Oct 02, 2019

Oct 02, 2019
Examining a chest x-ray

Guidance on community-acquired pneumonia updated

Recognizing new research and more emphasis on antibiotic stewardship, experts say change was needed.

Dec 10, 2018

Dec 10, 2018
Throat exam of young boy

Antibiotic Rx for kids' pneumonia worse in non-peds hospitals: study

About 61% of kids in children's hospitals got guideline-concordant therapy, compared with only 27% in non-children's hospitals.

Jul 19, 2016

Jul 19, 2016
Patient on ventilator

IDSA: Use short course of antibiotics for hospital pneumonia

Hospital-acquired and ventilator-related pneumonia get a 7-day course, IDSA says.