Cerebral malaria retinopathy predictors of persisting neurocognitive outcomes in Malawian children.

BACKGROUND Neuropsychological sequelae from pediatric cerebral malaria (CM) have been well-documented. Although malaria-specific retinopathy during acute illness has become a defining criterion for CM, its relationship to neurocognitive sequelae has not been documented. This relationship is important if malaria-specific retinopathy reflects the possible… (More)