Le Virus Respiratoire Syncytial (VRS) est un agent pathogène répandu, saisonnier et contagieux qui touche la plupart des bébés de moins de deux ans.1-3
Le VRS est le principal responsable des infections des voies respiratoires inférieures, telles que la bronchiolite et la pneumonie, chez les nourrissons et les jeunes enfants. Le VRS est également l'une des principales causes d'hospitalisation chez les nourrissons.4-7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Virus Respiratoire Syncytial (VRS) - L’histoire de Sanne

Virus Respiratoire Syncytial (VRS) - L’histoire de Dina et Winnie DÉCOUVRIR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Références

  1. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV): Infants and Young Children. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/rsv/high-risk/infants-young-children.html. Accessed June 2021.
  2. Glezen WP et al. Risk of primary infection and reinfection with respiratory syncytial virus. Am J Dis Child. 1986;140:543-546
  3. Collins et al. Host Factors in Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Pathogenesis. Journal of Virology. 2008:2040–2055
  4. Karron RA Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccines. Plotkin SA, Orenstein WA, Offit PA, Edwards KM, eds Plotkin’s Vaccines 7th ed Philadelphia. 2018;7th ed. Philadelphia:943-9.
  5. Shi T, McAllister DA, O'Brien KL, et al; RSV Global Epidemiology Network. Global, regional, and national disease burden estimates of acute lower respiratory infections due to respiratory syncytial virus in young children in 2015: a systematic review and modelling study. Lancet. 2017;390(10098):946-958
  6. Leader S, Kohlhase K. Respiratory syncytial virus-coded pediatric hospitalizations, 1997 to 1999. The Pediatric infectious disease journal. 2002;21(7):629-32.
  7. McLaurin KK, Farr AM, Wade SW, Diakun DR, Stewart DL. Respiratory syncytial virus hospitalization outcomes and costs of full-term and preterm infants. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association. 2016;36(11):990-6.
  8. Arriola CS, Kim L, Langley G, Anderson EJ, Openo K, Martin AM, et al. Estimated Burden of Community-Onset Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Hospitalizations Among Children Aged <2 Years in the United States, 2014-15. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 2020;9(5):587-95.
  9. Rha B, Curns AT, Lively JY, Campbell AP, Englund JA, Boom JA, et al. Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Hospitalizations Among Young Children: 2015-2016. Pediatrics. 2020;146(1).
  10. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV): Symptoms and Care. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/rsv/about/symptoms.html . Accessed June 2021.

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