Community-acquired pneumonia

Disease description

Any infection acquired in the community, that is, contrasted with those acquired in a health care facility (CROSS INFECTION). An infection would be classified as community-acquired if the patient had not recently been in a health care facility or been in contact with someone who had been recently in a health care facility. Year introduced: 1994

Source: MeSH

References 2

Download references

with link to reference page

Journal Year Authors
Nitrate in exhaled breath condensate of patients with different airway diseases. Nitric Oxide. 2003 M. Corradi, A. Pesci, R. Casana, R. Alinovi, M. Goldoni, MV. Vettori, A. Cuomo
Nitric Oxide. 2003 Feb;8(1):26-30. PubMed:12586538
Exhaled leukotriene B4 in children with community acquired pneumonia. Pediatr. Pulmonol. 2008 S. Carraro, B. Andreola, R. Alinovi, M. Corradi, L. Freo, L. Da Dalt, E. Baraldi
Pediatr. Pulmonol. 2008 Oct;43(10):982-6. PubMed:18781641

Compounds 2

Download compounds
Nitrate PubChem CID: 943
Leukotriene B4 PubChem CID: 5280492

MeSH information

MeSH ID D017714
MeSH name Community-Acquired Infections