Shah, T., Greig, J., van der Plas, L., et al. (2016). Inpatient Signs and Symptoms and Factors Associated with Death in Children Aged 5 Years and Younger Admitted to Two Ebola Management Centres in Sierra Leone, 2014: A Retrospective Cohort Study. The Lancet Global Health. 4(7):e495-501.
The authors described outcomes and symptoms relative to symptoms during admission in children five and younger. The study confirmed higher rates of death in children younger than two and those who presented with a high viral load.