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Asthma in patients hospitalized with pandemic influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus infection–United States, 2009

  • John J McKenna1, 2, 3Email author,
  • Anna M Bramley1,
  • Jacek Skarbinski1,
  • Alicia M Fry1,
  • Lyn Finelli1,
  • Seema Jain1 and
  • for the 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Hospitalizations Investigation Team; 1600 Clifton Road, MS-A32, Atlanta, GA 30333
BMC Infectious Diseases201313:57

Received: 23 August 2012

Accepted: 29 January 2013

Published: 31 January 2013

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Original Submission
23 Aug 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
18 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mark Almond
26 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Ian Seppelt
7 Dec 2012 Author responded Author comments - John McKenna
Resubmission - Version 2
7 Dec 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
29 Jan 2013 Editorially accepted
31 Jan 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2334-13-57

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Authors’ Affiliations

Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta
The CDC Experience Applied Epidemiology Fellow