Morbidity, Mortality, and Seasonality of Influenza Hospitalizations in Egypt, November 2007-November 2014.

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Kandeel, Amr; Dawson, Patrick; Labib, Manal; Said, Mayar; El-Refai, Samir; El-Gohari, Amani; Talaat, Maha;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 11, issue 9 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: pmc: PMC5015910, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0161301, doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2016.02.748
  • Subject: Influenza | Microbial Pathogens | Research Article | Earth Sciences | Infectious Disease Control | Infectious Diseases | Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | Geographical Locations | Epidemiology | Pathogens | People and Places | Demography | Disease Surveillance | Infectious Disease Surveillance | Africa | Viruses | Seasons | Biology and Life Sciences | Egypt | Microbiology | Pulmonology | Medicine | Viral Diseases | Respiratory Infections | Medical Microbiology | Viral Pathogens | Q | R | RNA viruses | Influenza Viruses | Influenza A virus | Science | Organisms | Medicine and Health Sciences | Orthomyxoviruses | Microbiology (medical)
    mesheuropmc: virus diseases

Background Influenza typically comprises a substantial portion of acute respiratory infections, a leading cause of mortality worldwide. However, influenza epidemiology data are lacking in Egypt. We describe seven years of Egypt’s influenza hospitalizations from a multi-... View more
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