10.11 (95% CI, 4.37 to 23.38) after influenza B detection
5.17 (95% CI, 3.02 to 8.84) after influenza A detection
3.51 (95% CI, 1.11 to 11.12) after respiratory syncytial virus detection
2.77 (95% CI, 1.23 to 6.24) after other viruses were detected
There is a statistically increased incidence of acute myocardial infarction (6x) during the 7 days after laboratory confirmation of influenza infection as during the 1 year time interval before and after a positive flu test.
There appears to be a significant association between respiratory infections, especially influenza, and acute myocardial infarction
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