Respiratory Viral Infections in Patients Older Than 65-Years
Assoc. Prof. Şiran Keske gave a speech on symptoms, risk factors and treatment of respiratory viral infections in patients older than 65 years in ECCMID 2023. Dr. Keske pointed out the severity of the disease seen in some patient groups. Especially in patients who are older than 65 years, increased mortality rates as well as hospitalization in intensive cares as a result of RSV, influenza or metapneumoviral infection. Considering these factors, the importance of rapid diagnosis and appropriate treatment was emphasized once more.