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Visualizing PERCH Results: Etiology of Pneumonia in Children Hospitalized in 7 Countries

Highlights From The Pneumonia Etiology Research For Child Health (PERCH) Study

Screengrab from PERCH website

This interactive microsite illustrates the results from the IVAC-led PERCH study through 4 key chapters:

  • Pneumonia is a leading cause of death in children worldwide and we need updated evidence about its current causes
  • Causes of childhood pneumonia in PERCH
  • The PERCH study was the largest, most comprehensive pneumonia etiology study conducted in over three decades
  • The PERCH study will impact how we prevent, diagnose, and treat pneumonia in the 21st century

Explore the PERCH results