Corpus ID: 23013384

[Multicenter prospective study on severe bacterial meningitis in children].

@article{Flores1997MulticenterPS,
  title={[Multicenter prospective study on severe bacterial meningitis in children].},
  author={J. Casado Flores and M. A. Garc{\'i}a Teresa and F. Cambra and J. Pilar Orive and J. L. Teja and A. Rodr{\'i}guez N{\'u}{\~n}ez and E. Quiroga and C. Calvo and M. A. Ruiz Extremera and J. P. P{\'e}rez Navero and J. Melendo and J. Soult},
  journal={Anales espanoles de pediatria},
  year={1997},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={
          466-72
        }
}
UNLABELLED We prospectively studied the epidemiologic, clinic signs and outcome of bacterial meningitis in 125 children who were admitted into a PICU (Pediatric Intensive Care Unit) of 11 hospitals of Spain and whose meningitis was diagnosed between May 1994 and April 1995. RESULTS The median age of the children was 3.55 +/- 3.32 years (range 1 month to 16.5 yrs). Eighty-eight were bacterial meningitis, probably bacterial 30 and aseptic 7. The most frequently isolated organisms were N… Expand
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