Corpus ID: 8346996

[Acute respiratory infections in pediatric intensive care units. A multicenter prospective study].

@article{Orive1998AcuteRI,
  title={[Acute respiratory infections in pediatric intensive care units. A multicenter prospective study].},
  author={F. J. Pilar Orive and J. Casado Flores and M. A. Garc{\'i}a Teresa and A. Rodr{\'i}guez N{\'u}{\~n}ez and E. Quiroga Ord{\'o}{\~n}ez and F. C. Cambra Lasaosa and J. Melendo Jimeno and A. Ruiz Extremera and J. S. Soult Rubio and C. Calvo Mac{\'i}as and J. L. Teja Barbero},
  journal={Anales espanoles de pediatria},
  year={1998},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={
          138-42
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to know the etiology, clinical background, treatment an evolution of severe infectious diseases in children admitted to Pediatric Intensive Care Units (PICUs). PATIENTS AND METHODS A multicenter prospective study was carried out. Children with respiratory infections admitted to 10 PICUs throughout Spain between May 1994 and April 1995 were included in a long term survey. The nosocomial infections were not included. Student's t and Wilcoxon tests were… Expand
Pediatric Pulmonology
Neurologic Manifestations of Severe Respiratory Viral Contagions