TITLE

Winter Respiratory Viruses and Health Care Use: A Population-Based Study in the Northwest United States

AUTHOR(S)
Neuzil, Kathleen M.; Maynard, Charles; Griffin, Marie R.; Heagerty, Patrick
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;7/15/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the quantification of health care use among adults during influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) by cohort of veterans who used Department of Veterans Affairs facilities in Oregon and Washington. Annual rates of cardiopulmonary hospitalizations attributable to RSV; Increase in inpatient and outpatient study event rates during winter virus season.
ACCESSION #
10361362

 

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