An expert has urged respiratory physicians to change their approach to the way they manage pneumonia, especially post-pneumonia care. Dr Grant Waterer from the University of Western Australia told TSANZSRS16 delegates here in Perth that cardiovascular events were “much more common” in acute pneumonia and one year after recovery than had previously been recognised. “I ...
Treat pneumonia as a cardiovascular sentinel event: expert
By Nicola Garrett
3 Apr 2016