Use Steroids to Help Reduce Complications in Severe CAP Patients

New evidence will lead to adjustments in community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) protocols in hospitalized patients.

CAP is the leading cause of death and hospitalization in U.S. adults...but questions remain about how to best treat these patients.

Causes. Getting blood cultures is standard of care...but most never grow anything. We often assume bacterial causes...S. pneumo, etc.

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