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Volume 9, Number 6—June 2003

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in Singapore: Clinical Features of Index Patient and Initial Contacts

Li-Yang Hsu*Comments to Author , Cheng-Chuan Lee*, Justin A. Green*, Brenda Ang*, Nicholas I. Paton*, Lawrence Lee*, Jorge S. Villacian*, Poh-Lian Lim*, Arul Earnest*, and Yee-Sin Leo*
Author affiliations: *Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Tan Tock Seng, Singapore

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Table 1

Demographic description of patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome, Singapore

Demographics No.
No. of men (%)a 5 (25)
No. of healthcare workers (%)a 9 (45)
Median age in years (range) 28 (19–73)
Median days from onset of symptoms to admission (range) 6.0 (0–9)


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