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Clinical and virological data of the first cases of COVID-19 in Europe: a case series
Summary Background On Dec 31, 2019, China reported a cluster of cases of pneumonia in people at Wuhan, Hubei Province. TheExpand
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Incidence of Upper Respiratory TractMycoplasma pneumoniae Infections among Outpatients in Rhône-Alpes, France, during Five Successive Winter Periods
ABSTRACT In this prospective study, nasal swab samples from patients with acute respiratory infections were evaluated for the presence ofMycoplasma pneumoniae. This PCR-plus-hybridization-basedExpand
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Trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine in African adults infected with human immunodeficient virus: double blind, randomized clinical trial of efficacy, immunogenicity, and safety.
BACKGROUND Data on the efficacy of trivalent, inactivated influenza vaccine (TIV) in HIV-infected adults, particularly in Africa, are limited. This study evaluated the safety, immunogenicity, andExpand
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Surveillance of community-acquired viral infections due to respiratory viruses in Rhone-Alpes (France) during winter 1994 to 1995.
Nasal swab from patients with acute flu-like illness were evaluated for the presence of respiratory viruses in the Rhone-Alpes region of France from 1 October 1994 through 2 May 1995. The relativeExpand
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Pandemic A(H1N1)2009 influenza virus detection by real time RT-PCR: is viral quantification useful?
The emergence of the influenza A(H1N1) 2009 virus prompted the development of sensitive RT-PCR detection methods. Most are real time RT-PCRs which can provide viral quantification. In thisExpand
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Performance of influenza case definitions for influenza community surveillance: based on the French influenza surveillance network GROG, 2009-2014
International case definitions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), and the World Health OrganizationExpand
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Impact of the 2009 influenza A(H1N1) pandemic wave on the pattern of hibernal respiratory virus epidemics, France, 2009.
This short report based on clinical surveillance and laboratory data describes the circulation of rhinoviruses, influenza viruses and respiratory syncytial viruses (RSV) in France during the 2009-10Expand
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Hormonal and radiological effects of megavoltage radiotherapy in patients with growth hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma
Nineteen acromegalic patients (12 females and 7 males, aged 24–71 yr) were studied for 1–6 yr after radiotherapy (RT), administered by Xrays (18 MeV) by linear accelerator, with parallel oppositeExpand
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Detection of rhinovirus and enterovirus in upper respiratory tract samples using a multiplex nested PCR.
Human enteroviruses and rhinoviruses are respiratory pathogens whose role in acute respiratory infection is underestimated due to the use of diagnostic procedures with poor sensitivity. To determineExpand
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First cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the WHO European Region, 24 January to 21 February 2020
In the WHO European Region, COVID-19 surveillance was implemented 27 January 2020. We detail the first European cases. As at 21 February, nine European countries reported 47 cases. Among 38 casesExpand
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