Epidemiology, clinical features, and resource utilization associated with respiratory syncytial virus in the community and hospital

Respiratory syncytial virus had a demonstrated impact in the community and hospital. Only 40% of RSV community cases were medically attended. In the hospitalized‐cohort, <1 and ≥ 65 year olds accounted for the majority of patients and had similar rates of severe illness. In addition, resource utilization was high in older adults, making both young children and older adults important potential RSV vaccine targets. Influenza and other respiratory viruses

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