Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia GUIDELINES Pocket Guide

In Infants and Children > 3 Months

Approved By

Infectious Diseases Society of America

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

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Published: October 2011

The digital version of the Infectious Diseases Society of America Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia GUIDELINES Pocket Guide contains all the same great information found in the pocket guide, and can be accessed on mobile devices and online:

  • For a single low price: $4.99
  • Includes automatic updates on drugs and indications
  • Supported platforms
    • iPhone and iPad
    • Android phones and tablets
    • Online (internet connection required)
  • Content on mobile apps accessible without an internet connection
  • Including off-line access to thousands of guideline summaries and more

For mobile access, download the free app from the App Store or Google Play and use the same email address and password as the website to login.

For individual use only; contact us for group and site licenses.

The Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Infants and Children >3 Months GUIDELINES Pocket Guide is based on the latest guidelines of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and was developed with their collaboration. This practical quick-reference tool contains prevention advice, management decision recommendations, severity assessment instruments, diagnostic and treatment recommendations, an effusion management algorithm, and viral and bacterial drug therapy tables with detailed dosing information. Everything a healthcare professional needs to know about the PCAP Guidelines.


  • Spiral Bound
  • 26 pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.5″ x 7.25″
  • Key Points
  • Site of Care Management Decisions
  • Diagnostic Testing – Blood Tests, Cultures, X-Rays
  • List of Complications
  • Criteria for Respiratory Distress
  • Criteria for Disease Severity
  • Prevention Recommendations
  • Initial Management Algorithm
  • Initial Empirical Antibiotic Therapy
  • Antimicrobial Therapy for Specific Pathogens
  • Influenza Antiviral Therapy
  • Antibiotic and Adjunctive Therapy for Effusions/Empyema
  • Effusion Management Algorithm
  • Current Medication Tables With Brand and Generic Names
  • Detailed Drug Information: Strengths, Formulations, Comments

The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) represents physicians, scientists and other health care professionals who specialize in infectious diseases. IDSA's purpose is to improve the health of individuals, communities, and society by promoting excellence in patient care, education, research, public health, and prevention relating to infectious diseases.

PIDS is the world's largest organization of professionals dedicated to the treatment, control and eradication of infectious diseases affecting children. Membership is comprised of physicians, doctoral-level scientists and others who have trained or are in training in infectious diseases or its related disciplines.

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