What Does RSV Infection Look Like?

  1. Lee Khai Pin. “What You Need to Know about RSV in Babies.” PEH, Parkway East Hospital, 2023, www.parkwayeast.com.sg/health-plus/article/rsv-in-babies. Accessed 11 June 2023.
  2. Nair, Harish et al. “Global burden of acute lower respiratory infections due to respiratory syncytial virus in young children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Lancet (London, England) vol. 375,9725 (2010): 1545-55. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60206-1

How Does RSV Spread?

  1. Lee Khai Pin. “What You Need to Know about RSV in Babies.” PEH, Parkway East Hospital, 2023, www.parkwayeast.com.sg/health-plus/article/rsv-in-babies. Accessed 11 June 2023.
  2. Tam, Clarence C et al. “Burden and Cost of Hospitalization for Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Young Children, Singapore.” Emerging infectious diseases vol. 26,7 (2020): 1489-1496. doi:10.3201/eid2607.190539
  3. Dalton, Marla. “Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).” NFID, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, 30 Mar. 2023, www.nfid.org/infectious-disease/rsv/. Accessed 12 June 2023.
  4. Chew, F T et al. “Seasonal trends of viral respiratory tract infections in the tropics.” Epidemiology and infection vol. 121,1 (1998): 121-8. doi:10.1017/s0950268898008905
  5. Lee, Ming Wei, and Anne En Goh. “Mortality in children hospitalised with respiratory syncytial virus infection in Singapore.” Singapore medical journal vol. 62,12 (2021): 642-646. doi:10.11622/smedj.2020075

Who Can Get Infected?

  1. Lee Khai Pin. “What You Need to Know about RSV in Babies.” PEH, Parkway East Hospital, 2023, www.parkwayeast.com.sg/health-plus/article/rsv-in-babies. Accessed 11 June 2023.
  2. Tam, Clarence C. et al. "Burden and Cost of Hospitalization for Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Young Children, Singapore" vol. 26, no. 7, 2020
  3. Dalton, Marla. “Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).” NFID, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, 30 Mar. 2023, www.nfid.org/infectious-disease/rsv/. Accessed 12 June 2023.

How Can RSV Be Dangerous?

  1. Nair, Harish et al. “Global burden of acute lower respiratory infections due to respiratory syncytial virus in young children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Lancet (London, England) vol. 375,9725 (2010): 1545-55. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60206-1
  2. Tam, Clarence C. et al. "Burden and Cost of Hospitalization for Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Young Children, Singapore" vol. 26, no. 7, 2020
  3. “Don’t Delay RSV Care for Older Adults.” WebMD, 2023, www.webmd.com/lung/rsv-delaying-care-dangers. Accessed 12 June 2023.
  4. Hartnett, J., Donga, P., Ispas, G., Vandendijck, Y., Anderson, D., House, S., & Suner, S. (2022). Risk factors and medical resource utilization in US adults hospitalized with influenza or respiratory syncytial virus in the Hospitalized Acute Respiratory Tract Infection study. Influenza and other respiratory viruses, 16(5), 906–915. https://doi.org/10.1111/irv.12994

RSV In Adults

  1. Lee, Ming Wei, and Anne En Goh. “Mortality in children hospitalised with respiratory syncytial virus infection in Singapore.” Singapore medical journal vol. 62,12 (2021): 642-646. doi:10.11622/smedj.2020075
  2. Lee Khai Pin. “What You Need to Know about RSV in Babies.” PEH, Parkway East Hospital, 2023, www.parkwayeast.com.sg/health-plus/article/rsv-in-babies. Accessed 11 June 2023.
  3. CDC. “RSV in Older Adults and Adults with Chronic Medical Conditions.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 14 July 2023, www.cdc.gov/rsv/high-risk/older-adults.html. Accessed 30 Aug. 2023.
  4. Ang, Li Wei et al. “Characterisation of respiratory syncytial virus activity in children and adults presenting with acute respiratory illness at primary care clinics in Singapore, 2014-2018.” Influenza and other respiratory viruses vol. 14,4 (2020): 412-419. doi:10.1111/irv.12730

RSV In Infants and Young Children

  1. Tam, Clarence C. et al. "Burden and Cost of Hospitalization for Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Young Children, Singapore" vol. 26, no. 7, 2020
  2. Nair, Harish et al. “Global burden of acute lower respiratory infections due to respiratory syncytial virus in young children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Lancet (London, England) vol. 375,9725 (2010): 1545-55. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60206-1
  3. Lee Khai Pin. “What You Need to Know about RSV in Babies.” PEH, Parkway East Hospital, 2023, www.parkwayeast.com.sg/health-plus/article/rsv-in-babies. Accessed 11 June 2023.