Christie, Celia D.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Fifty years ago in the Journal of pediatrics: 'Rizzo, N.D. Pertussis in infancy, J Pediatrics 1948; 33:300-312'
Journal of Pediatrics
Date of Publication
Reviews an article written by N.D. Rizzo in the Journal of pediatrics 1948: 33: 300-312 on pertussis in infancy. Discusses the progress made in the study and treatment of this disease in light of the findings reported in the 1948 article and the resurgence of the disease in the 1990s. Overviews current modes of diagnosis and treatment.....