1. Clinical features and short-term outcomes of 144 patients with SARS in the greater Toronto area.

    JAMA 289(21):2801 (2003) PMID 12734147

    Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is an emerging infectious disease that first manifested in humans in China in November 2002 and has subsequently spread worldwide. To describe the clinical characteristics and short-term outcomes of SARS in the first large group of patients in North Ameri...
  2. Identification and containment of an outbreak of SARS in a community hospital.

    Canadian Medical Association Journal 168(11):1415 (2003) PMID 12771070 PMCID PMC155957

    Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is continuing to spread around the world. All hospitals must be prepared to care for patients with SARS. Thus, it is important to understand the transmission of this disease in hospitals and to evaluate methods for its containment in health care instituti...