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Unveiling the risk period for death after respiratory syncytial virus Illness in young children using a self- controlled case series design

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Background: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)–related acute lower respiratory infection is an important cause of death in infants and young children. However, little is known about the risk period for RSV-related deaths after presentation to health services with an RSV illness.

Methods: Using the Scottish national mortality database, we identified deaths from respiratory/circulatory causes (hereafter “respiratory/circulatory deaths”) in young child...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/INFDIS/JIAA309

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Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Journal of Infectious Diseases More from this journal
Volume:
222
Issue:
Supplement 7
Pages:
S634-S639
Publication date:
2020-08-14
Acceptance date:
2020-08-14
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EISSN:
1537-6613
ISSN:
0022-1899
Pmid:
32794576
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1163957
Local pid:
pubs:1163957
Deposit date:
2021-03-04

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