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Society guideline links: Hospital-acquired pneumonia and ventilator-associated pneumonia in adults

Deputy Editor
Sheila Bond, MD

Introduction

This topic includes links to society and government-sponsored guidelines from selected countries and regions around the world. We will update these links periodically; newer versions of some guidelines may be available on each society's website. Some societies may require users to log in to access their guidelines.

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Links to related guidelines are provided separately. (See "Society guideline links: Community-acquired pneumonia in adults".)

International

European Respiratory Society (ERS)/European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM)/European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)/Asociación Latinoamericana del Tórax (ALAT): International guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired pneumonia and ventilator-associated pneumonia (2017)

Canada

Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease (AMMI): Clinical practice guidelines for hospital-acquired pneumonia and ventilator-associated pneumonia in adults (2008)

    
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Literature review current through: Oct 2017. | This topic last updated: Oct 24, 2017.
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