Predictors of mortality in hospitalized children with pandemic H1N1 influenza 2009 in Pune, India

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2012-04-15
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Indian Journal of Pediatrics
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Objective: To analyse the factors associated with increased mortality among Indian Children with H1N1.



Methods: Data were abstracted from available hospital records of children less than 12 y of age, who were admitted to Sassoon General Hospital in Pune, India, with confirmed pandemic 2009 H1N1 influenza infection from August 2009 through January 2010. Logistic regression analysis was used to identify clinical characteristics associated with mortality.

Citation: 
Kinikar AA, Kulkarni RK, Valvi CT, Mave V, Gupte N, Khadse S, Bharadwaj R, Kagal A, Puranik S, Gupta A, Bollinger RC, Jamkar A. Predictors of mortality in hospitalized children with pandemic H1N1 influenza 2009 in Pune, India. Indian J Pediatr. 2012 Apr; 79(4):459-66.
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BJGMC, Pune, India