Influenza Associated Pediatric Deaths in the United States, 2010–2016

Pediatrics
April 2018, VOLUME 141 / ISSUE 4
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/141/4?current-issue=y

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Influenza Associated Pediatric Deaths in the United States, 2010–2016
Mei Shang, Lenee Blanton, Lynnette Brammer, Sonja J. Olsen, Alicia M. Fry
Pediatrics Apr 2018, 141 (4) e20172918; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2918
Children <2 years old had the highest influenza-associated pediatric mortality in the United States from 2010 to 2016. Half of the deaths occurred in previously healthy children.