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Childhood invasive bacterial disease in Kathmandu, Nepal (2005-2013)

Abstract:

Background: Invasive bacterial disease (IBD; including pneumonia, meningitis, sepsis) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in children in low-income countries.

Methods: We analyzed data from a surveillance study of suspected community-acquired IBD in children <15 years of age in Kathmandu, Nepal, from 2005 to 2013 before introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV). We detailed the serotype-specific distribution of invasive pneumoco...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal Journal website
Publication date:
2021-12-21
Acceptance date:
2021-10-09
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-0987
ISSN:
0891-3668
Pmid:
34955523
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1228884
Local pid:
pubs:1228884
Deposit date:
2022-01-23

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