PPI Use May Increase Risk of Community-Acquired Pneumonia
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PPI Use May Increase Risk of Community-Acquired Pneumonia

The use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) was associated with an increased risk of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), particularly in patients with stroke or in those who received these agents for less than 30 days, according…