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22 February 2024: Clinical Research

Effectiveness of Glutamine Oral Care in Reducing Oral Mucositis and Improving Oral Health After Neurosurgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial with Microbiome Analysis

Yan Gao DE , Hong Yang B , Xiaohong Zhang C , Ying Ma DF , Ling Wang AE*

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.942585

Med Sci Monit 2024; 30:e942585

Table 5 Clinical Pulmonary Infection Score and pneumonia incidence rate*.

CPIS scoreMean (SD)4.63 (1.50)3.10 (1.20)2.70 (1.60)
Pneumonia cases and incidence rateN (%)24 (24)8 (8)6 (6)
* Score ≥6 = pneumonia.

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Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750
Medical Science Monitor eISSN: 1643-3750