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18,19) The clinical impact of comprehensive testing for these non-influenza respiratory viruses has been demonstrated in recent studies, paving the way for adoption of technologies that easily detect these organisms.
The prevalence of the 10 different respiratory viruses is depicted in Figure 1.
Field evaluation of TaqMan Array Card (TAC) for the simultaneous detection of multiple respiratory viruses in children with acute respiratory infection.
Here, we investigated the effects of EPs [R] 7630 on virus replication of a broad panel of respiratory viruses including Influenza A virus (H1N1, H3N2, H5N1), respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), human coronavirus, adenovirus, parainfluenza virus, coxsackie virus, and rhinovirus.
They found that handwashing and wearing masks, gloves and gowns were effective individually in preventing the spread of respiratory viruses, and were even more effective when combined.
Although other viral cultures and rapid diagnostic tests for common respiratory viruses are available, "this is unique because it's an all-in-one test and we can get the results back in a few hours," said Dr.
of Queen Mary's School of Medicine found that the level of environmental contamination by respiratory viruses is generally underestimated.
Pneumonia can be caused by bacteria or any of a number of respiratory viruses.
It was possible Myron had something more serious than the respiratory viruses and colds that so often afflict infants--it could be something like bronchitis or pneumonia.
Association of invasive pneumococcal disease with season, atmospheric conditions, air pollution, and the isolation of respiratory viruses.
This study reinforces the concept that clinicians should consider respiratory viruses for a broad range of diagnoses.
Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, speaking at the Second International Symposium on Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses.