Viral Loads of SARS-CoV-2 in Young Children

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)528-529
Number of pages2
JournalJAMA Pediatrics
Issue number5
Early online dateFeb 1 2021
StatePublished - May 1 2021

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Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Gill reported receiving grants from the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) and The Hospital for Sick Children and nonfinancial support from the EBMLive Steering Committee (expenses reimbursed to attend conferences) and the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (as a member of the institute advisory board, expenses reimbursed to attend meetings) outside the submitted work. Dr Mahant reported receiving grants from the CIHR and personal fees from the Journal of Hospital Medicine as an editorial board member outside the submitted work. No other disclosures were reported. Additional Contributions: We thank Mitch Harris, PhD (Children’s Hospital Association), for his helpful comments on the analysis and interpretation of the data; and Ron Keren, MD (The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia), and Rajendu Srivastava, MD (Primary Children’s Hospital), for sharing a previous International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision grouping classification system that they developed. They were not financially compensated for their contributions. 1. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project. Clinical classifications software refined. 2019. Accessed November 27, 2019. 2. Zima BT, Gay JC, Rodean J, et al. Classification system for International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification and Tenth Revision pediatric mental health disorders. JAMA Pediatr. 2020;174(6):620-622. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.0037 3. Keren R, Luan X, Localio R, et al; Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings (PRIS) Network. Prioritization of comparative effectiveness research topics in hospital pediatrics. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012;166(12):1155-1164. doi:10. 1001/archpediatrics.2012.1266 4. Children’s Hospital Association. Pediatric Clinical Classification System (PECCS) codes. 2020. Accessed January 9, 2021. https://www. Pediatric-Clinical-Classification-System-PECCS 5. Children’s Hospital Association. Pediatric Health Information System (PHIS). Accessed April 2, 2020.

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