Invasive Haemophilus influenzae in the United States, 1999-2008: epidemiology and outcomes.

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OBJECTIVES Introduction of the Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) conjugate vaccine has resulted in a dramatic reduction of Hib disease in the U.S. and an increase in the relative importance of infections caused by nontypeable strains. The current project describes the characteristics and clinical outcomes of pediatric and adult patients with invasive H… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2012.08.005

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@article{Livorsi2012InvasiveHI, title={Invasive Haemophilus influenzae in the United States, 1999-2008: epidemiology and outcomes.}, author={Daniel J. Livorsi and Jessica R Macneil and Amanda C. Cohn and Joseph C. Bareta and Shelly M Zansky and S. Petit and Ken A Gershman and Lee H. Harrison and Ruth Lynfield and Arthur Reingold and William Schaffner and A. W. Thomas and Monica M. Farley}, journal={The Journal of infection}, year={2012}, volume={65 6}, pages={496-504} }