Risk of serious bacterial infection in young febrile infants with respiratory syncytial virus infections Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bacterial Infections
  • Influenza, Human

abstract

  • Febrile infants who are < or =60 days of age and have RSV infections are at significantly lower risk of SBI than febrile infants without RSV infection. Nevertheless, the rate of SBIs, particularly as a result of UTI, remains appreciable in febrile RSV-positive infants.

publication date

  • June 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1542/peds.113.6.1728

PubMed ID

  • 15173498

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1728

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 113

number

  • 6 I