Saturday, November 16, 2019

Risk factors for pneumococcal pneumonia mnemonic


Risk factors for pneumococcal pneumonia mnemonic:

- Poverty and overcrowding
- Non-immune status ( low complements, low IG)
- Excess Alcohol
- Under 2 years of age
- Mellitus ( Diabetes)
- Over 65 years of age
- New-onset severe liver disease
- Influenza (Antecedent)
- Asplenia/ hyposplenia

That's all
Hope it helps
- Jaskunwar Singh

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