[Multicenter study on bronchopneumonia treated in a hospital environment in Friuli-Venezia Giulia: 2) Antibiotic therapy]

Pediatr Med Chir. 1986 Jul-Aug;8(4):501-7.
[Article in Italian]


An analysis of a year's admissions for Pneumonia in all the Paediatric Department of the Region Friuli Venezia Giulia is presented. The study was conducted as activity of the Regional Section of the Italian Paediatric Society. The survey of the 14 Paediatric Centres produced a total of 536 cases of Pneumonia in the period January-December 1982 and was focused on antimicrobial therapy adopted pre and after hospitalization. General and specific therapeutic choices are discussed. Drawing the attention on the differences among centres.

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Bronchopneumonia / drug therapy*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Fever / drug therapy
  • Hospitalization
  • Humans
  • Italy


  • Anti-Bacterial Agents