Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV): a scourge from infancy to old age

@article{Coultas2019RespiratorySV,
  title={Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV): a scourge from infancy to old age},
  author={James Andrew Coultas and R. Smyth and P. Openshaw},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={2019},
  volume={74},
  pages={986 - 993}
}
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most common single cause of respiratory hospitalisation of infants and is the second largest cause of lower respiratory infection mortality worldwide. In adults, RSV is an under-recognised cause of deterioration in health, particularly in frail elderly persons. Infection rates typically rise in late autumn and early winter causing bronchiolitis in infants, common colds in adults and insidious respiratory illness in the elderly. Virus detection methods… Expand
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