Interventions for treating hospital-acquired pneumonia: an overview of Cochrane systematic reviews

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Authors

  • Pankaj B Shah,

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    1. Sri. Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri. Ramachandra University, Department of Community Medicine, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Pankaj B Shah, Department of Community Medicine, Sri. Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri. Ramachandra University, Ramachandra Nagar, Porur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600116, India. drpankajsshah@yahoo.co.in.

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  • Ramesh Meleveedu,

    1. Sri. Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri. Ramachandra University, Department of Cardiology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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  • Saji James,

    1. Sri. Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri. Ramachandra University, Department of Paediatric Medicine, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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  • S Elayaraja,

    1. Sri. Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri. Ramachandra University, Department of Paediatric Medicine, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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  • Bernard WC Sathiyasekaran

    1. Sri. Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri. Ramachandra University, Department of Community Medicine, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To systematically assess and summarise information from Cochrane reviews on the effects of interventions for treating HAP and to offer concise, user-friendly information for clinicians, researchers, policy makers and other stakeholders.