Respiratory Tract Infections: Common Causes – Respiratory Medicine | Lecturio
Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
Prescribing antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections (ARTIs) in adults
Prevention of pneumonia and respiratory tract infection
Appropriate management of upper respiratory tract infections
Respiratory tract infection (RTI) refers to any of a number of infectious diseases involving the respiratory tract. An infection of this type is normally further classified as an upper respiratory tract infection or a lower respiratory tract infection. Lower respiratory infections, such as pneumonia, tend to be far more serious conditions than upper respiratory infections, such as the common cold.