Preparing for uncertainty: endemic paediatric viral illnesses after COVID-19 pandemic disruption

Non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) and societal behavioural changes during the COVID-19 pandemic altered not only the spread of SARS-CoV-2, but also the predictable seasonal circulation patterns of many endemic viral illnesses in children.1Nawrocki J Olin K Holdrege MC et al.The effects of social distancing policies on non-SARS-CoV-2 respiratory pathogens.