Epidemiology of Pediatric Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Illness in FDA’s Sentinel System

Project Title Epidemiology of Pediatric Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Illness in FDA’s Sentinel System
Date Posted
Friday, December 6, 2019
Status
Complete
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Description

FDA’s Sentinel System was used to characterize the epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus-associated illness (RSV-AI) in U.S. children between 1 month and 5 years of age from January 2008 through June 2016. Greater than 80% of cases were managed as outpatients and >50% of hospitalized children, including those requiring intensive care, had no traditional risk factors besides young chronologic age. 

Health Outcome
respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
respiratory syncytial virus-associated illness
Population / Cohort
Children 1 month to 5 years of age
Time Period
January 1, 2008 - June 30, 2016
Assessment Type
Exploratory Analyses
Study Type
Modular Program
Data Sources
Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD)
FDA Center
CDER