Denise Dekker

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Electroencephalogram (EEG) coherence (COH) and power measures were included in a series of stepwise discriminant analyses to determine which variables were most sensitive in the differentiation of four psychiatric inpatient groups and two major classes of psychotropic medication. Eight channels of eyes-closed, bipolar EEG activity were recorded from 74(More)
EEG coherence (COH) is a mathematically derived measure of the time- and frequency-related similarities between a pair of EEG channels. In this report, COH was measured during an externally verified motor task in which the areas of cortical involvement are known, with special consideration given to procedural and artifactual issues. Fourteen right-handed(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the performance of WHO's "Guidelines for care at the first-referral level in developing countries" in an area of intense malaria transmission and identify bacterial infections in children with and without malaria. DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING District hospital in Muheza, northeast Tanzania. PARTICIPANTS Children aged 2 months(More)
The malaria vaccine candidate, RTS,S/AS01(E), showed promising protective efficacy in a trial of Kenyan and Tanzanian children aged 5 to 17 months. Here we report on the vaccine's safety and tolerability. The experimental design was a Phase 2b, two-centre, double-blind (observer- and participant-blind), randomised (1∶1 ratio) controlled trial. Three doses(More)
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