Risk factors for intussusception in infants in Vietnam and Australia: adenovirus implicated, but not rotavirus.

@article{Bines2006RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for intussusception in infants in Vietnam and Australia: adenovirus implicated, but not rotavirus.},
  author={Julie E Bines and Nguyen Thanh Liem and Frances A. Justice and Tran Ngoc Son and Carl D Kirkwood and Margaret P de Campo and Peter Barnett and Ruth F. Bishop and Roy M Robins-Browne and John B Carlin},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={149 4},
  pages={452-60}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to investigate risk factors for the development of intussusception in infants in a developing country with a suspected high incidence and in a developed country with a low incidence. STUDY DESIGN A prospective case-control study of infants <2 years of age with idiopathic intussusception confirmed by air enema or surgery was conducted at the National Hospital of Paediatrics (NHP), Vietnam (n = 533) and the Royal Children's Hospital (RCH), Australia (n = 51… CONTINUE READING

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