What is the role of doripenem in the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)?

Updated: Oct 31, 2019
  • Author: Stephanie L Baer, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Doripenem is no longer recommended for ventilator-acquired pneumonia (VAP) and is not FDA-approved for treating any kind of pneumonia. [18]


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