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Background and Patient-Related Information

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Pneumonia Data

Pneumonia Fact Sheet (ALA)

National Center for Health Statistics (CDC)

Worldwide deaths (WHO)

Worldwide burden of disease (WHO)

The forgotten killer of children (UNICEF/WHO)

Number 1 cause of childhood hospitalizations in US (AHRQ)


Pneumonia-Related Topics

Pneumococcal pneumonia (NIAID)

Antibotic resistance and pneumococcus (CDC)

Pneumonia in children of developing countries (CDC)

Lung infections worldwide (WHO)

Pneumonia pathology (WebPath)

World Pneumonia Day (November 12)


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December 2, 2012
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