Prophylaxis against respiratory syncytial virus in premature infants

L Bont, AJ van Vught, JLL Kimpen*

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Abstract

Postconceptional age was studied in 33 mechanically ventilated preterm infants with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) bronchiolitis. Preterm infants without chronic lung disease had an increased risk of severe RSV infection until postconceptional age of 44 weeks.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1003-1004
Number of pages2
JournalLANCET
Volume354
Issue number9183
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 18-Sep-1999
Externally publishedYes

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