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Legionnaires Disease

Legionnaires Disease is a topic covered in the Diseases and Disorders.

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DRG Category: 177

Mean LOS: 7.4 days

Description MEDICAL: Respiratory Infections and Inflammations With Major CC

DRG Category: 207

Mean LOS: 14.0 days

Description MEDICAL: Respiratory System Diagnosis With Ventilator Support 96+ Hours

DRG Category: 208

Mean LOS: 6.8 days

Description MEDICAL: Respiratory System Diagnosis With Ventilator Support < 96 Hours

DRG Category: 3

Mean LOS: 31.9 days

Description SURGICAL: ECMO or Tracheostomy With MV 96+ Hours or Primary Diagnosis Except for Face, Mouth, and Neck With Major Operating Room Procedure

Classification Section

Nursing Type Primary: acute care

Nursing Type Secondary: critical care

System Primary: pulmonary

System Secondary: not applicable

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Sommers, Marilyn Sawyer.. "Legionnaires Disease." Diseases and Disorders, 6th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73646/2/Legionnaires_Disease.
Sommers MS. Legionnaires Disease. Diseases and Disorders. 6th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73646/2/Legionnaires_Disease. Accessed August 20, 2019.
Sommers, M. S. (2019). Legionnaires Disease. In Diseases and Disorders. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73646/2/Legionnaires_Disease
Sommers MS. Legionnaires Disease [Internet]. In: Diseases and Disorders. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 August 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73646/2/Legionnaires_Disease.
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