Kawasaki disease in New Zealand.

@article{Heaton2006KawasakiDI,
  title={Kawasaki disease in New Zealand.},
  author={Paul A Heaton and Nigel Wilson and Ross Nicholson and John P Doran and Alan Parsons and Geoff Aiken},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  year={2006},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={
          184-90
        }
}
AIM To determine the epidemiology, management and outcome of Kawasaki disease (KD) in New Zealand. DESIGN Prospective audit using New Zealand Paediatric Surveillance Unit (NZPSU) Reports. SETTING Single country 2-year epidemiological study. PATIENTS All patients diagnosed with KD in New Zealand reported to the NZPSU from January 2001 to December 2002. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Incidence of KD; time to diagnosis; use of intravenous immunoglobulin; cardiac features and outcome. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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