Risk-stratified seroprevalence of SARS coronavirus in children residing in a district with point-source outbreak compared to a low-risk area

Hong Kong Med J. 2008 Aug;14 Suppl 4:17-20.

Abstract

1. SARS coronavirus has low transmissibility at the community level. 2. Subclinical SARS coronavirus infection is rare in children.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Age Distribution
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Confidence Intervals
  • Disease Outbreaks / statistics & numerical data*
  • Disease Transmission, Infectious / statistics & numerical data*
  • Endemic Diseases / statistics & numerical data
  • Female
  • Hong Kong / epidemiology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Prevalence
  • Probability
  • Prognosis
  • Reference Values
  • Risk Factors
  • SARS Virus / immunology
  • SARS Virus / isolation & purification*
  • Seroepidemiologic Studies
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / blood
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / epidemiology*
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Sex Distribution
  • Survival Rate