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Human metapneumovirus and respiratory syncytial virus disease in children, Yemen

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Al-Sonboli, N., Hart, C. Anthony, Al-Aghbari, N., Al-Ansi, A., Ashoor, O. and Cuevas, Luis ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6581-0587 (2006) 'Human metapneumovirus and respiratory syncytial virus disease in children, Yemen'. Emerging Infectious Diseases, Vol 12, Issue 9, pp. 1437-1439.

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Abstract

Factors increasing the severity of respiratory infections in developing countries are poorly described. We report factors associated with severe acute respiratory illness in Yemeni children (266 infected with respiratory syncytial virus and 66 with human metapneumovirus). Age, indoor air pollution, and incomplete vaccinations were risk factors and differed from those in industrialized countries.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Cannot find DOI (SLN) Open access & have added the article (SLN) Subjects (SLN)
Uncontrolled Keywords: acute bronchiolitis tract infections risk-factors infants severity
Subjects: WF Respiratory System > WF 100 General works
WF Respiratory System > WF 140 Diseases of the respiratory system (General)
WF Respiratory System > WF 20 Research (General)
WS Pediatrics > WS 20 Research (General)
WS Pediatrics > Diseases of Children and Adolescents > By System > WS 280 Respiratory system
Faculty: Department: Groups (2002 - 2012) > Child & Reproductive Health Group
Depositing User: Sarah Lewis-Newton
Date Deposited: 09 Mar 2011 14:07
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2018 13:01
URI: http://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/1438

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