TITLE

Pulse Oximetry and P. carinii Pneumonia

PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
American Family Physician;10/1/1993, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p866
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the evaluation of the effectiveness of exercise oximetry testing in screening for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Study by Chouaid and colleagues, published in the American Review of Respiratory Disease, June 1993 issue; Drawbacks of other tests; Study on patients infected with HIV; Sensitivity of the test; Specificity; Cost-effectivity.
ACCESSION #
9401274388

 

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