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Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2018; 52: Suppl. 62, abstract number.

Management of pleural infection in 2018

Chairs: E. Polverino (Barcelona, Spain), N. Rahman (Oxford, United Kingdom)
Aims: to highlight the increasing incidence of pleural infection across all age groups; to identify validated prognostic scores at presentation and those at highest risk of mortality; to discuss the best radiological investigations in this setting; to summarise the best way of managing medically and surgically these patients; to identify the microbiological spectrum or the disease and best antimicrobials to treat these infections; to summarise the best way to manage paediatric pleural infection.
How can radiology assist in the diagnosis and management of pleural infection
A. Edey (Bristol (Avon), United Kingdom)
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Medical management of pleural infection
M. Fartoukh (Paris, France)
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Surgical management of pleural infection - who to operate on and when
S. Elia (Roma (RM), Italy)
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Paediatric management of pleural infection
A. Jaffe (Randwick (NSW), Australia)
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