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Table 3 Mortality and morbidity in children with HA RSV associated ARTIs

From: RETRACTED ARTICLE: Childhood nosocomial viral acute respiratory tract infections in teaching hospital Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Parameters HA-RSV CA-RSV p value and comment
Total number of children with ARTI 86 140 0.001
Number of deaths 8 3 0.01
Associated risk
 Infectious
  UTI 4 0 0.001
 Non-infectious
  CHD 2 0 0.01
  Trisomy 21 2 0 0.01
  Mode of delivery—LSCS 0 2 0.03
  ICU care 6 1 0.01
DALYs 429.77 242.06 0.01
  1. DALYs disability adjusted life years
  2. p < 0.05 was taken as significant