Respiratory viruses in children with cystic fibrosis: viral detection and clinical findings.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Influenza and other respiratory viruses, Volume 6, Issue 3, p.218-23 (2012)

Keywords:

2012, May 2012, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division

Abstract:

Viral detection from different respiratory sample types in children with cystic fibrosis (CF) is facilitated by available molecular methods, but optimum sampling strategies have not been identified. In addition, associations between viral detection and respiratory symptoms are not well described.