Funding for this research was provided by:
Carnegie Corporation of New York (B 8606.R02)
Styrelsen för Internationellt Utvecklingssamarbete (54100113)
National Institute for Health Research
DELTAS Africa Initiative (107768/Z/15/Z)
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst
Tropical Diseases Modelling (TDMOD) network
HDR UK Innovation Fellowship (MR/S003975/1)
Received: 5 December 2019
Accepted: 29 June 2020
First Online: 20 August 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Permission to undertake secondary data analysis of de-identified SARI surveillance data collected from patients admitted at county referral hospitals, was obtained from the Kenyatta National Hospital – University of Nairobi Ethics Review Committee (P18/01/2017).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.