Case 06 - Terry - 5 Years Old | PIAC Series

UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

Closed Patients
Waiting Now

UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

Closed Patients
Waiting Now

Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

Closed Patients
Waiting Now

Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

Closed Patients
Waiting Now

Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

Closed Patients
Waiting Now

Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

Closed Patients
Waiting Now

Urgent Care - Urbandale

2901 86th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

Closed Patients
Waiting Now
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

PIAC Case Series

Case 06 - Terry, 5 Years Old 

Terry is a 5 y/o hospitalized with severe trauma due to MVA. He is diagnosed with VAP (ventilator-associated pneumonia) on hospital day 5.

  • What are the likely organisms?
  • What are the measures in ventilator bundle for prevention of VAP?
  • What are some principles of antimicrobial therapy for VAP?

Questions

1) What are the likely organisms? 

2) What are the measures in ventilator bundle for prevention of VAP?

3) What are some principles of antimicrobial therapy for VAP?

View Answers