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Review Article

Predictors of Mortality for Nursing Home-Acquired Pneumonia: A Systematic Review

1Nova Southeastern University Health Sciences Division, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
2The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, PA 18509, USA
3Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH 44272, USA
4Division of Infectious Diseases, Medina Hospital (Cleveland Clinic), Medina, OH 44256, USA
5Division of Infectious Diseases, Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH 44272, USA
6Florida International University (FIU), North Miami Beach, FL 33181, USA
7Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego (UCSD), 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103, USA

Received 20 December 2014; Revised 12 February 2015; Accepted 16 February 2015

Academic Editor: Anastasia Kotanidou

Copyright © 2015 Naveen Dhawan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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