An outbreak of influenza A in a neonatal intensive care unit.

@article{Cunney2000AnOO,
  title={An outbreak of influenza A in a neonatal intensive care unit.},
  author={Robert J. Cunney and Ann Bialachowski and David Thornley and Fiona Mary Smaill and Ross A Pennie},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={21 7},
  pages={449-54}
}
OBJECTIVES Investigation of an outbreak of influenza A in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with examination of risk factors for infection and outcomes. DESIGN Retrospective cohort study of infants admitted to the unit during the outbreak period. Prospective survey of NICU staff and mothers of infants in the cohort study. SETTING Level III nursery in a university-affiliated tertiary referral center. RESULTS Nineteen infants in the NICU were infected with influenza A There were six… CONTINUE READING

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