Recognition and management of Kawasaki disease

Han, Ra K.; Sinclair, Brian; Newman, Alice; Silverman, Earl; Taylor, Gregory; Walsh, Peter; McCrindle, Brian
March 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/21/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 6, p807
Academic Journal
Focuses on how Kawasaki disease is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children. Specifics on the delays in diagnosis and reasons for delays; Association with increased risk of coronary artery aneurysms; Statistics of annual incidence of Kawasaki disease in Canada. Methods; Results; Interpretation.


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