Rhinovirus infection in hospitalized children in Hong Kong: a prospective study.

@article{Cheuk2007RhinovirusII,
  title={Rhinovirus infection in hospitalized children in Hong Kong: a prospective study.},
  author={Daniel K L Cheuk and Ivan W H Tang and Kwok - Hung Chan and Patrick C. Y. Woo and Malik J. S. Peiris and Susan S. S. Chiu},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={26 11},
  pages={995-1000}
}
OBJECTIVES To analyze the clinical features and estimate the hospitalization disease burden of rhinovirus infection in children in Hong Kong. METHODS In this prospective study, nasopharyngeal aspirates were taken from children aged <18 years with symptoms of acute respiratory infection admitted to Queen Mary Hospital on one fixed day of the week during August 2001-July 2002 for detection of common respiratory viruses by immunofluorescence, viral culture, and for rhinovirus, human… CONTINUE READING

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