Conundrums in community-acquired pneumonia

Patrick J Bradley
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb00823.x
Published online: 15 January 2007

To the Editor: The recent editorial on community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) stated that “even in an era in which penicillin resistance appears to be increasing among some Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates, there have been no documented failures of high-dose penicillin in treating pneumococcal pneumonia or bacteraemia”.1

  • Patrick J Bradley

  • Lakeside Medical Practice, Warilla, NSW.



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