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Nirsevimab may lower pediatric RSV risk, hospitalization
7/31/2020

Researchers studied 1,453 infants and found that the incidence of medically attended respiratory syncytial virus-associated lower respiratory tract infection was 70.1% lower in those who received nirsevimab prophylaxis, compared with the placebo group. The findings in The New England Journal of Medicine also showed that the incidence of hospitalization for RSV-associated lower respiratory tract infection was 78.4% lower in the nirsevimab group, compared with controls.

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