Continuing Medical Education
Acute viral bronchiolitis in South Africa: Diagnosis and current management
This issue of CME profiles acute viral bronchiolitis – a common
condition that is often not serious. Nonetheless, each year a number of
those with an underlying susceptibility to severe
disease, are admitted to hospital or even to paediatric intensive care units.
This series of articles highlights the diagnostic principles involved, and
emphasises the principles of management and prevention.
Robin J Green, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria and Steve Biko Academic Hospital, Pretoria, South Africa
Heather J Zar, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital and MRC Unit on Child and Adolescent Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
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Date published: 2016-02-22
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