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Viral vaccines for the prevention of childhood pneumonia in developing nations: priorities and prospects

Reviews of Infectious Diseases

Jan 1, 1991

Mark C Steinhoff

PMID: 1650495

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In concert with bacteria, respiratory viruses play a major role in the high rates of acute lower respiratory infection (ALRI) experienced in developing nations. Respiratory syncytial virus, parainfluenza and influenza viruses, and the adenoviruses are the predominant viral causes of ALR...read more

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Communicable Diseases
Trivalent Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine
Epidemiology
Respiratory Tract Infections
Respirovirus
Respiratory viruses
Adenoviruses
Orthomyxoviridae
Virus Diseases
Malnutrition

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Viral vaccines for the prevention of childhood pneumonia in developing nations: priorities and prospects

Reviews of Infectious Diseases

Jan 1, 1991

Mark C Steinhoff

PMID: 1650495

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Abstract

In concert with bacteria, respiratory viruses play a major role in the high rates of acute lower respiratory infection (ALRI) experienced in developing nations. Respiratory syncytial virus, parainfluenza and influenza viruses, and the adenoviruses are the predominant viral causes of ALR...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Communicable Diseases
Trivalent Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine
Epidemiology
Respiratory Tract Infections
Respirovirus

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