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Sex differences in common childhood infections in Taiwan

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Sex differences in childhood infections are commonly reported in case-only studies. In this population-based study of 278 000 Taiwanese children followed from 3 months to 18 years of age during the period 2000–2012, age-trajectories of monthly numbers of all-cause healthcare visits and monthly rates of infection-specific healthcare visits were compared between boys and girls. For all-cause healthcare visits and for healthcare visits related to conjunctivitis, respiratory tract infections, ent...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.ijid.2018.08.014

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Huang, W-T More by this author
Huang, K-YA More by this author
Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford More from this funder
National Taiwan University More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
75
Pages:
115-117
Publication date:
2018-08-28
Acceptance date:
2018-08-23
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ISSN:
1201-9712
Pubs id:
pubs:909583
URN:
uri:201d16fd-1678-443f-acc2-e6a21f4f6a2d
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uuid:201d16fd-1678-443f-acc2-e6a21f4f6a2d
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pubs:909583

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