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Increasing burden of community-acquired pneumonia leading to hospitalisation, 1998 to 2014

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Background. Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is a major cause of mortality and morbidity in many countries but few recent large-scale studies have examined trends in its incidence. Methods. Incidence of CAP leading to hospitalisation in one UK region (Oxfordshire) was calculated over calendar time using routinely collected diagnostic codes, and modelled using piecewise-linear Poisson regression. Further models considered other related diagnoses, typical adm... Expand abstract
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Accepted
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NDM, NDM Experimental Medicine
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NDM, NDM Experimental Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NDM, NDM Experimental Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDM, NDM Experimental Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NDM
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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust More from this funder
National Institute for Health Research More from this funder
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Thorax Journal website
Publication date:
2016-01-01
EISSN:
1468-3296
ISSN:
0040-6376
URN:
uuid:123d2b97-5539-404b-accb-70a54bd4bd70
Source identifiers:
581536
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pubs:581536

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