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Table 2 Main results

From: Prospective application of clinician-performed lung ultrasonography during the 2009 H1N1 influenza A pandemic: distinguishing viral from bacterial pneumonia

Findings (  N  = 20) US -  n  ; % [95% CI] CXR -  n  ; % [95% CI] Disposition a
Viral pneumonia 15; 75 [53 to 89] 8; 40 [22 to 61] Oseltamivir
Bacterial pneumonia only 1; 5 [0 to 25] 5; 25 [11 to 47] Antibiotics and oseltamivir
Viral and bacterial pneumonia 7; 35 [18 to 59] 3; 15 [3 to 38] Antibiotics and oseltamivir
No findings 4; 20 [7 to 42] 7; 35 [18 to 59] Discharge and observation
  1. US, ultrasound; CXR, chest X-ray; aDisposition based on US findings.