Critically Appraised Topic
Specific Care Question
Should VAP Bundles, or Single Intervention Elements, be Used for Mitigating Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP) in the Intubated Pediatric Patient? What is the best diagnostic approach (invasive methods using quantitative cultures versus non-invasive methods using qualitative cultures) in identifying VAP?
Children's Mercy Kansas City, "Ventilator associated pneumonia bundle efficacy: Summary" (2012). Patient Safety Critically Appraised Topics. 5.