Pulmonary Flashcards Preview

Infectious Disease > Pulmonary > Flashcards

Flashcards in Pulmonary Deck (10):
1

Hemophilus Influenza

*Typical
*COPD; elderly
*Amox --> macrolide --> fluoroquinolone

2

Steptococcus Pneumoniae

*Typical
*Winter

3

GNB

Severe Typical Pneumonia

4

Mycoplasma Pneumonia

Atypical - HA, malaise, non-productive cough, gradual
*school dorms; military
*macrolide --> fluoroquinolone

5

Legionella Spp

*atypical - GI, high fever
*A/C; mist envir
*macrolide --> fluoroquinolone

6

Chlamydia Pneumoniae

*atypical - pharyngitis, hoarseness, gradual
*close quarters; aerolized
*macrolide

7

klebsiella pneumonia

*nosocomial or CAP
*ETOH; diabetics; COPD

8

Viral Pneumonia

*influenza
*respiratory syncytial virus
*adenovirus
*parainfluenza

9

Histoplasmosis

Lung fungal infection from bat/bird droppings
Tx: amphotericin

10

Bordatella Pertussis

Whooping Cough
catarrhal stage: evil sneaky onset; hacking cough --> diurnal
paroxysmal stage: rapid consecutive cough followed by whoop
convalescent stage: decrease freq and severity cough
Tx: macrolide; vaccination