Clinical features of patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome at seven hospitals on the East Coast of Australia.

  title={Clinical features of patients with Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome at seven hospitals on the East Coast of Australia.},
  author={Stefan Blum and Stephen W R Reddel and Judy Spies and Pamela A. McCombe},
  journal={Journal of the peripheral nervous system : JPNS},
  volume={18 4},
To document the clinical features of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in Australia, we performed a retrospective analysis of all patients admitted to several hospitals along the East Coast of Australia from 2000 to 2012. Using hospital records, we reviewed all patients with a diagnosis of GBS admitted to seven hospitals. From these, we report information of subjects who fulfilled standard diagnostic criteria. We excluded patients where inadequate information was available or who were under the age… CONTINUE READING