Incidence of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia at Intensive Care Unit of Shar Hospital in Sulaymaniyah/ Kurdistan Region

Dana Khdr Sabir; Fro Rzgar Khdr; Pyman M. Mohamedsalih; Chrpa Hogr Fuad; Safeen Othman Mahmood

Volume 4, Issue 1 , June 2022, , Pages 86-91

http://dx.doi.org/10.24271/psr.2022.312926.1102

Abstract
  Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is a hospital acquired pneumonia that develops 48 hours after patient received mechanical ventilation using an endotracheal tube or tracheostomy. It is known as the second most common nosocomial infection in the intensive care unit (ICU) which occurs when the lower ...  Read More