• Community-acquired pneumonia - factors influencing intensive care admission 

      Van Eeden, S. F.; Coetzee, A. R.; Joubert, J. R. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1988-01)
      The mortality rate in critically ill patients with pneumonia who receive invasive vital organ support, including mechanical ventilation, in an intensive care unit (ICU) remains above 50%. The contribution of these costly ...