PNEUMOCOCCAL DECISION TREE
DOES YOUR PATIENT HAVE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING RISK FACTORS?
* Including congestive heart failure and cardiomyopathies, excluding hypertension
** Including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema, and asthma
*** Includes B- (humoral) or T-lymphocyte deficiency, complement deficiencies (particularly C1, C2, C3, and C4 deficiencies), and phagocytic disorders (excluding chronic granulomatous disease)
**** Diseases requiring treatment with immunosuppressive drugs, including long-term systemic corticosteroids and radiation therapy