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Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a topic covered in the Diseases and Disorders.

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General

DRG Category: 177

Mean LOS: 7.4 days

Description MEDICAL: Respiratory Infections and Inflammations With Major CC

DRG Category: 193

Mean LOS: 5.7 days

Description MEDICAL: Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy With Major CC

DRG Category: 207

Mean LOS: 14.1 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: 31.8 days

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

Classification Section

Nursing Type Primary: acute care

Nursing Type Secondary: not applicable

System Primary: pulmonary

System Secondary: not applicable

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Citation

Sommers, Marilyn Sawyer.. "Pneumonia." Diseases and Disorders, 6th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73690/9/Pneumonia.
Sommers MS. Pneumonia. Diseases and Disorders. 6th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73690/9/Pneumonia. Accessed August 18, 2019.
Sommers, M. S. (2019). Pneumonia. In Diseases and Disorders. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73690/9/Pneumonia
Sommers MS. Pneumonia [Internet]. In: Diseases and Disorders. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 August 18]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73690/9/Pneumonia.
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