Eirini Koutoumanou

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BACKGROUND There are no guidelines for the management of brain abscesses in children, and there is a paucity of recent data describing clinical and microbiologic features. We aimed to identify factors affecting outcome to inform antibiotic recommendations. METHODS From 1999 to 2009, 118 children presented with brain abscesses to 4 neurosurgical centers in(More)
Joint damage from bleeding episodes leads to physical or functional limitations in people with haemophilia. Various factors may influence the frequency and severity of joint damage. This study examined whether age, prophylaxis, history of high-titre inhibitors (HTI) and bleeding events influenced the Haemophilia Joint Health Score (HJHS) in children.(More)
INTRODUCTION Intracranial haemorrhage (ICH) is the most serious bleeding event for patients with inherited bleeding disorders (IBD). The risks and long-term consequences remain unknown. AIM This single-centre service evaluation aimed to identify the incidence, risks and long-term outcomes following ICH in patients with IBD. METHODS The IBD database and(More)
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