Clinical diagnosis of pandemic A(H1N1) 2009 influenza in children with negative rapid influenza diagnostic test by lymphopenia and lower C-reactive protein levels

@inproceedings{Wang2014ClinicalDO,
  title={Clinical diagnosis of pandemic A(H1N1) 2009 influenza in children with negative rapid influenza diagnostic test by lymphopenia and lower C-reactive protein levels},
  author={Lin Wang and Ling-Sai Chang and Ing-Kit Lee and K Tang and C C Li and H L Eng and Huey-Ling You and Kuender D. Yang},
  booktitle={Influenza and other respiratory viruses},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The sensitivity of rapid influenza diagnostic test (RIDT) of children with influenza-like illness (ILI) remains low. OBJECTIVE We compare the parameters between pandemic A(H1N1) 2009 influenza with negative RIDT and ILI not H1N1 for improving the low sensitivity of RIDT for children with ILI. METHODS In a cohort of consecutive laboratory… CONTINUE READING