IS THE COURSE OF PNEUMONIA THE SAME IN ELDERLY AND OLDER PATIENTS?


Ozmen I., Yildirim E., Ogun H., Yakar H. I. , Torun T., Calisir H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, cilt.19, ss.203-210, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.203-210

Özet

Introduction: Pneumonia is a major mortality and morbidity reason among elderly. Age limit is commonly accepted as 65 years, but actually age definition varies by country.