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Presented by:
sunil Prasad
ruchit Parmar
swaPnil rathore
 what ?
 common cause/Pathogens involvement
 widesPread rti is?
 PoPulation tendency
 how sPread?
 caring for symPto...
 nose, sinuses, pharynx or larynx.
 This commonly includes: tonsillitis, pharyngitis
, laryngitis, sinusitis, otitis med...
inflammation of the nares and
Paranasal sinuses, including frontal,
ethmoid, maxillary, and sPhenoid
 symPtoms:
cough, so...
 ManageMent
Physical examination
X-ray
CT scan
MRI scan
 treatMent
NSAID
Decongestant
B-lactamase antibiotics
 ManageMent
Patient history
Physical assessments
Ear examination
 treatMent
NSAID
Aspirin (Above 16 years)
Penicillin & ...
 Most colds are caused by viruses. Rhinoviruses
Corona viruses, Para influenza viruses,
respiratory syncytial virus, aden...
 ManageMent
Based on symptoms,
Isolation of viruses for definitive studies
 treatMent
Antipyretics
Decongestants
fluids
...
 There are a number of acute and chronic
infections that can affect the lower respiratory
tract. The two most common infe...
 ManageMent
Physical examination
Pulmonary function test
Chest X-Ray
Blood test
Sputum test
 treatMent
NSAID
Antibiotics...
 ManageMent
patient history
CT scan
Chest X-Ray
Antigen test
PCR
Bronchoscopy
 TreaTmenT
Once a diagnosis is made, therapy is directed
at the specific organism responsible.
 An enteric-coated vaccin...
Respiratory tract infection
Respiratory tract infection
Respiratory tract infection
Respiratory tract infection
Respiratory tract infection
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Respiratory tract infection

  1. 1. Presented by: sunil Prasad ruchit Parmar swaPnil rathore
  2. 2.  what ?  common cause/Pathogens involvement  widesPread rti is?  PoPulation tendency  how sPread?  caring for symPtoms at home  when should consult Physician?
  3. 3.  nose, sinuses, pharynx or larynx.  This commonly includes: tonsillitis, pharyngitis , laryngitis, sinusitis, otitis media, and the common cold.
  4. 4. inflammation of the nares and Paranasal sinuses, including frontal, ethmoid, maxillary, and sPhenoid  symPtoms: cough, sore throat, runny nose, nasal congestion, headache
  5. 5.  ManageMent Physical examination X-ray CT scan MRI scan  treatMent NSAID Decongestant B-lactamase antibiotics
  6. 6.  ManageMent Patient history Physical assessments Ear examination  treatMent NSAID Aspirin (Above 16 years) Penicillin & Erythromycin
  7. 7.  Most colds are caused by viruses. Rhinoviruses Corona viruses, Para influenza viruses, respiratory syncytial virus, adenoviruses
  8. 8.  ManageMent Based on symptoms, Isolation of viruses for definitive studies  treatMent Antipyretics Decongestants fluids Bed rest
  9. 9.  There are a number of acute and chronic infections that can affect the lower respiratory tract. The two most common infections are bronchitis and pneumonia.  while often used as a synonym for pneumonia, can also be applied to other types of infection including lung abscess and acute bronchitis. Symptoms include shortness of breath, weakness, high fever, coughing and fatigue.
  10. 10.  ManageMent Physical examination Pulmonary function test Chest X-Ray Blood test Sputum test  treatMent NSAID Antibiotics Sulphonamides
  11. 11.  ManageMent patient history CT scan Chest X-Ray Antigen test PCR Bronchoscopy
  12. 12.  TreaTmenT Once a diagnosis is made, therapy is directed at the specific organism responsible.  An enteric-coated vaccine prepared from certain serotypes of adenoviruses is available, but is only used in military recruits.  In AIDS patients, trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole, or other antimicrobials can be given for prophylaxis of Pneumocystis carinii infections.  

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