Acute Respiratory Failure and Active Bleeding Are the Important Fatality Predictive Factors for Severe Dengue Viral Infection

@inproceedings{Laoprasopwattana2014AcuteRF,
  title={Acute Respiratory Failure and Active Bleeding Are the Important Fatality Predictive Factors for Severe Dengue Viral Infection},
  author={Kamolwish Laoprasopwattana and Wanwipa Chaimongkol and Pornpimol Pruekprasert and A. R. Geater},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the outcome of severe dengue viral infection (DVI) and the main dengue fatality risk factors. STUDY DESIGN The medical records of patients aged <15 years admitted to Songklanagarind Hospital in southern Thailand during 1989-2011 were reviewed. Patients who had dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) grades III-IV, organ failure… CONTINUE READING