Risk Factors for Pneumonia

In this article we will discuss about Various Risk Factors Responsible for Pneumonia. So let’s get started.

Risk Factors

Immunocompromised Status like HIV, Cancer patients, Patients on Corticosteroids etc

Diseases and Disorders like Diabetes, Cystic fibrosis, Chronic Heart Diseases, Obstructive Lung Disease, Asthma etc

Long Standing Hospitalisation or on Ventilator Support

Smoking

Extremes of Age

Exposure to Chemicals and Pollutants

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