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Chest radiography findings in adults with pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza.

Abstract:

The current pandemic of a novel influenza A (H1N1) virus, commonly referred to as "swine flu", began in Mexico in March 2009 and reached the UK in April 2009. By 21 July 2009, more than 850 suspected cases of influenza had been seen at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital (BHH), including 52 adults with laboratory-confirmed pandemic H1N1 influenza who were admitted. Of seven patients (13%) requiring intensive care, six needed mechanical ventilation, two needed extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (...

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10.1259/bjr/24252450

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McEwen, RE More by this author
Scriven, JE More by this author
Bailey, MS More by this author
Banerjee, AK More by this author
Journal:
The British journal of radiology
Volume:
83
Issue:
990
Pages:
499-504
Publication date:
2010-06-05
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EISSN:
1748-880X
ISSN:
0007-1285
URN:
uuid:b7bec05a-43e4-4b4d-adca-ebc16a51f426
Source identifiers:
375634
Local pid:
pubs:375634

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