Children infected with meningitis before 1 year of age were at increased risk for disability at 5 years.

@article{Perlman2002ChildrenIW,
  title={Children infected with meningitis before 1 year of age were at increased risk for disability at 5 years.},
  author={Max Perlman},
  journal={ACP journal club},
  year={2002},
  volume={136 2},
  pages={71}
}
C o m m e n t a r y The study by Bedford and colleagues provides insight into the range of problems experienced by children who had meningitis in infancy and were born between 1985 and 1987 in England and Wales. The authors conclude that meningitis in infancy has serious consequences. The strengths of the study are its sample size (1584 children), its… CONTINUE READING