Risk factors for severity and mortality in patients with MERS-CoV: Analysis of publicly available data from Saudi Arabia

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Banik, G.R., Alqahtani, A.S., Booy, R. et al. Risk factors for severity and mortality in patients with MERS-CoV: Analysis of publicly available data from Saudi Arabia. Virol. Sin. 31, 81–84 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12250-015-3679-z

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Keywords

  • Influenza
  • Intensive Care Unit Admission
  • Emerg Infect
  • Middle East Respiratory Syndrome
  • VIROLOGICA SINICA