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Journal Scan / Research · April 06, 2021

Discontinuing β-Lactam Treatment After 3 Days vs 8 Days for Patients With Community-Acquired Pneumonia

The Lancet


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The Lancet
Discontinuing β-Lactam Treatment After 3 Days for Patients With Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Non-Critical Care Wards (PTC): A Double-Blind, Randomised, Placebo-Controlled, Non-Inferiority Trial
Lancet 2021 Mar 27;397(10280)1195-1203, A Dinh, J Ropers, C Duran, B Davido, L Deconinck, M Matt, O Senard, A Lagrange, S Makhloufi, G Mellon, V de Lastours, F Bouchand, E Mathieu, JE Kahn, E Rouveix, J Grenet, J Dumoulin, T Chinet, M Pépin, V Delcey, S Diamantis, D Benhamou, V Vitrat, MC Dombret, B Renaud, C Perronne, YE Claessens, J Labarère, JP Bedos, P Aegerter, AC Crémieux

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