References and Resources
RSV Prophylaxis Guidelines
- American Academy of Pediatrics. Respiratory Syncytial Virus. In: Pickering LK, Baker CJ, Kimberlin DW, Long SS, eds. Red Book: 2009 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 28th ed. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics; 2009.
RSV Mortality and Hospitalizations
- Thompson WW, Shay DK, Weintraub E, Brammer L, Cox N, Anderson LJ, Fukuda K. Mortality Associated with Influenza and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in the United States. JAMA. 2003;289(2):179-86.
- Shay DK, Holman RC, Newman RD, Liu LL, Stout JW, Anderson LJ. Bronchiolitis-Associated Hospitalizations Among US Children, 1980-1996. JAMA. 1999;282(15):1440-46.
- Mullins JA, LaMonte AC, Bresee JS, Anderson LJ. Substantial Variability in Community Respiratory Syncytial Virus Season Timing. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2003;22:1-0.
RSV in the Elderly
- Falsey AR, Hennessey RN, Formica MA, Cox C, Walsh EE. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection in Elderly and High-Risk Adults. New Engl J Med. 2005;352(17):1749-59.
- Falsey AR, Walsh EE. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection in Adults. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2000;13(3):371-84.
- Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Metapneumovirus. In Fields Virology Knipe DM, Howley PM, eds. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007:1601-1646.
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