Cognitive deficits following exposure to pneumococcal meningitis: an event-related potential study


BACKGROUND Pneumococcal meningitis (PM) is a severe and life-threatening disease that is associated with cognitive impairment including learning difficulties, cognitive slowness, short-term memory deficits and poor academic performance. There are limited data on cognitive outcomes following exposure to PM from Africa mainly due to lack of culturally… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-12-79


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