Scientific article

Three-year surveillance of intussusception in children in Switzerland

ContributorsBuettcher, Michael; Baer, Gurli; Bonhoeffer, Jan; Schaad, Urs B; Heininger, Ulrich; Swiss paediatric surveillance unit
Published inPediatrics, vol. 120, no. 3, p. 473-480
Publication date2007

We attempted to obtain baseline data on the incidence of intussusception and its association with gastroenteritis in a cross-sectional observational study in children.

  • Child, Preschool
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Enema/utilization
  • Female
  • Gastroenteritis/epidemiology
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Infant
  • Intussusception/diagnosis/epidemiology/therapy
  • Length of Stay/statistics & numerical data
  • Male
  • Population Surveillance
  • Prospective Studies
  • Questionnaires
  • Rotavirus Infections/epidemiology
  • Seasons
  • Switzerland/epidemiology
Citation (ISO format)
BUETTCHER, Michael et al. Three-year surveillance of intussusception in children in Switzerland. In: Pediatrics, 2007, vol. 120, n° 3, p. 473–480. doi: 10.1542/peds.2007-0035
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ISSN of the journal0031-4005

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