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Preventing Respiratory Tract Infections (RTIs)

The prevention of respiratory infections in patients with trisomy 21 to reduce their morbidity and mortality is a priority!


In this video and accompanying technical sheet, Dr. Hervé Walti, a pediatrician at the Jérôme Lejeune Institute, tells you more about dysregulation of the inflammatory and immune response, which modulates the prevalence and severity of respiratory infections in patients with trisomy 21. He also describes the various currently recommended prevention methods, as well as those that should be the subject of a research agenda.

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