Epidemiological determinants of spread of causal agent of severe acute respiratory syndrome in Hong Kong Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Data Collection
  • HIV Infections
  • Paternity
  • Sexual Behavior

abstract

  • Patients' age was strongly associated with outcome. The time between onset of symptoms and admission to hospital did not alter outcome, but shorter intervals will be important to the wider population by restricting the infectious period before patients are placed in quarantine.

publication date

  • May 24, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0140-6736(03)13410-1

PubMed ID

  • 12781533

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1761

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 361

number

  • 9371