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Respiratory Tract Infections

Known as: Respiratory Tract Infections [Disease/Finding], rti, Infections, Respiratory Tract 
Invasion of the host RESPIRATORY SYSTEM by microorganisms, usually leading to pathological processes or diseases.
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Summary Background Improving survival and extending the longevity of life for all populations requires timely, robust evidence on… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND Reliable and timely information on the leading causes of death in populations, and how these are changing, is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Measuring disease and injury burden in populations requires a composite metric that captures both premature mortality… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Our aim was to calculate the global burden of disease and risk factors for 2001, to examine regional trends from 1990… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The identification of new virus species is a key issue for the study of infectious disease but is technically very difficult. We… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Guidelines for the management of adult lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) were first published by a Task Force of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Plausible projections of future mortality and disability are a useful aid in decisions on priorities for health… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Reliable information on causes of death is essential to the development of national and international health policies… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Prevention and control of disease and injury require information about the leading medical causes of illness and… Expand
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Review
1986
Review
1986
Respiratory syncytial virus is the most important cause of serious lower respiratory tract infection in children. For children… Expand