Abstract P245 Table 1.

Comparison of clinical characteristics of patients with resolved versus non-resolved pneumonia

Clinical characteristicsResolved
(n = 139)
Did not resolve (n = 40)P value
Male (n, %)67 (48.2%)13 (32.5%)0.078
Age (mean +/- SD)65.57 (15.8)70.56 (12.1)0.064
Age >/= 50 years (n, %)115 (83%)38 (95%)0.052
Current or former smokers (n, %)92 (66.2%)29 (72.5%)0.452
Any previous lung disease (n, %)76 (54.7%)28 (70%)0.081
History of COPD (n, %)56 (40.3%)23 (57.5%)0.053
History of any cancer within 5 years (n, %)8 (5.8%)2 (5%) -
History of lung cancer within 5 years (n, %)2 (1.4%)0 -