|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2021|
Bibliographical noteAcknowledgment: The authors thank the children and their parents who contributed to this study; the emergency department staff, the division of
anesthesiology staff, the division of otolaryngology staff, the outpatient clinic staff, and the short-stay department staff (University Children’s Hospital
Zurich) for recruiting participants; the microbiology laboratory staff (University Children’s Hospital Zurich) for processing samples; Martin
Hersberger (Division of Clinical Chemistry and Biochemistry, University Children’s Hospital Zurich) for conducting the C-reactive protein analyses;
and the primary care physicians and pediatricians for participating in outof-hospital follow-up visits.