Changes in Kawasaki disease during 2 decades at a single institution in Daejeon, Korea.

@article{Rhim2014ChangesIK,
  title={Changes in Kawasaki disease during 2 decades at a single institution in Daejeon, Korea.},
  author={Jung-Woo Rhim and You-Sook Youn and Ji-Whan Han and Soon-ju Lee and Jin-Hee Oh and Kyung Yil Lee},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={
          372-5
        }
}
BACKGROUND The goal of this study is to evaluate the changes in the epidemiologic and clinical features of Kawasaki disease (KD) in a period of 20 years. METHODS We compared the epidemiologic features of 3 KD patient groups: those admitted from 1987 to 1990 (122 cases), from 1997 to 2000 (137 cases) and from 2007 to 2010 (102 cases). For clinical features, we reviewed the medical records of patients admitted from 1996 to 2000 (141 cases) and from 2006 to 2010 (121 cases). RESULTS There were… CONTINUE READING
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