Rapidly managing pneumonia in older people

pdf / guidance CEBM blog – rapidly managing pneumonia in older people

Primary care advice on managing suspected community acquired pneumonia in the context of COVID-19

Audience

  • Useful knowledge and refresher for GPs and primary care nurses
  • Primary Workforce Group
  • Non ITU treatments

Link

https://www.nwyhelearning.nhs.uk/elearning/COVID19/Pneumonia-treatment-in-the-elderly-2.zip

Owner

University of Oxford

Tags: SAPG, Healthcare Improvement Scotland, Interim advice, Antimicrobial Management Teams, AMTs, antibiotic management/antimicrobial stewardship, COVID19, Managing pneumonia, older people, University of Oxford, acute respiratory distress syndrome, ARDS, Rapid diagnosis, community-acquired, GP, practice nurse, nurse, paramedic, community health, care homes