Variation of respiratory syncytial virus and the relation with meteorological factors in different winter seasons.

@article{Meerhoff2009VariationOR,
  title={Variation of respiratory syncytial virus and the relation with meteorological factors in different winter seasons.},
  author={Tamara J Meerhoff and John Paget and Jan L. L. Kimpen and François Schellevis},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={28 10},
  pages={
          860-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most important viral agent causing severe respiratory disease in infants and children. In temperate climates, RSV activity typically peaks during winter. We have described the seasonal variation in RSV activity and investigated which meteorological variables are related to RSV outbreaks for different time lags. METHODS Eleven laboratories in the Netherlands collected data on RSV during the period 1998-2005. Meteorological data were obtained… CONTINUE READING

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