Epidemiology of respiratory viruses in children admitted to an infant/toddler unit

Aaron M. Milstone, Trish M. Perl, Alexandra Valsamakis

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Abstract

This study examined the prevalence of common respiratory viruses in an infant/toddler cohort tested as part of a comprehensive strategy to prevent nosocomial respiratory virus transmission and measured the unrecognized reservoir of viruses in children without common respiratory virus symptoms.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)462-464
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Infection Control
Volume40
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2012

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Keywords

  • Infection
  • Pediatrics
  • Respiratory tract
  • Surveillance
  • Viral infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Policy

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Epidemiology of respiratory viruses in children admitted to an infant/toddler unit. / Milstone, Aaron M.; Perl, Trish M.; Valsamakis, Alexandra.

In: American Journal of Infection Control, Vol. 40, No. 5, 01.06.2012, p. 462-464.

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