C. Merello

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Sir: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most common cause of acute viral disease of the lower respiratory tract in infants and children, and is the agent responsible for bronchiolitis. Approximately i 2 % of affected children require hospitalization. Progression to respiratory failure is uncommon [1] and the development of adult respiratory distress(More)
At 07:39 on 11 March 2004 terrorist bomb explosions ocurred in 4 trains in Madrid killing 177 people instantly and 14 more later in the hospital. This report describes the organization, clinical management and patterns of injuries in casualties who were taken to our chil-patients were taken to the Gregorio Marañon hospital and 12 to the children's one. The(More)
Serum magnesium (MgS), levels were determined in 137 children age range 2 months to 16 years. Ultrafilterable magnesium (MgU) and intraerythrocytic magnesium (MgI) concentrations were determined in 37 of these children. MgS was 0.83 +/- 0.1 mmol/L (range 0.66-1.36 mmol/L), with no differences between sexes. Children under 2 years had higher MgS levels (0.92(More)
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