TITLE

Do your part to stave off STREP

AUTHOR(S)
Schweon, Steven J.; Metulis, Terri J.
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
RN;Oct2005, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the nursing and medical management of pathogen Streptococcus pneumoniae (S. pneumoniae) and its related disease. Diseases caused by S. pneumoniae; Information on pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine; Symptoms of pneumonia, bacteremia, and meningitis; Precautions to take when a patient displays the symptoms pneumococcal infection. INSETS: Quick facts;The PPV vaccine: Your role.
ACCESSION #
18523413

 

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