results of two international observational cohort studies
Prospective studies establishing the temporal relationship between the degree of inflammation and human influenza disease progression are scarce. To assess predictors of disease progression among patients with influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 infection, 25 inflammatory biomarkers measured at enrollment were analyzed in two international observational cohort studies.
P L O S One, 2013, Vol 8, Issue 2
Adult; Biological Markers; Cohort Studies; Cytokines; Disease Progression; Female; Humans; Inflammation Mediators; Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype; Influenza, Human; Male; Middle Aged; Odds Ratio; Prognosis; Young Adult; Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.