Quick and inexpensive microRNA analyses may be able to help predict severe complications in patients hospitalised with community acquired pneumonia (CAP). The 2019 ERS Congress was told specific miRNAs were associated with different pneumonia endotypes and could help differentiate which patients were likely to develop sepsis or acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure. The Spanish study used ...
miRNA can predict CAP complications
By Mardi Chapman
8 Oct 2019