Epiglottitis

References

Key articles

Shah RK, Roberson DW, Jones DT. Epiglottitis in the Hemophilus influenza type B vaccine era: changing trends. Laryngoscope. 2004;114:557-560. Abstract

Wong EY, Berkowitz RG. Acute epiglottitis in adults: the Royal Melbourne Hospital experience. ANZ J Surg. 2001;71:740-743. Abstract

Shah RK, Roberson DW, Jones DT. Epiglottitis in the Hemophilus influenza type B vaccine era: changing trends. 2004 Mar;114(3):557-60. Abstract

Wong EY, Berkowitz RG. Acute epiglottitis in adults: the Royal Melbourne Hospital experience. ANZ J Surg. 2001 Dec;71(12):740-3. Abstract

Reference articles

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3. Shah RK, Roberson DW, Jones DT. Epiglottitis in the Hemophilus influenza type B vaccine era: changing trends. Laryngoscope. 2004;114:557-560. Abstract

4. Wong EY, Berkowitz RG. Acute epiglottitis in adults: the Royal Melbourne Hospital experience. ANZ J Surg. 2001;71:740-743. Abstract

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14. Harris PJ, Osswald MB. Pasteurella multocida epiglottitis: a review and report of a new case with associated chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Ear Nose Throat J. 2010;89:E4. Abstract

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26. Freeman L, Wolford R. Acute epiglottitis caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in adults. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 May;26(5):1240-1.Full text  Abstract

27. Isakson M, Hugosson S. Acute epiglottitis: epidemiology and Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype distribution in adults. J Laryngol Otol. 2011 Apr;125(4):390-3. Abstract

28. Harris PJ, Osswald MB. Pasteurella multocida epiglottitis: a review and report of a new case with associated chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Ear Nose Throat J. 2010 Dec;89(12):E4.Full text  Abstract

29. Wong EY, Berkowitz RG. Acute epiglottitis in adults: the Royal Melbourne Hospital experience. ANZ J Surg. 2001 Dec;71(12):740-3. Abstract

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