Epidemiological study of Guillain-Barré syndrome in south east England.

  title={Epidemiological study of Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome in south east England.},
  author={J Harrison Rees and Randolph D. Thompson and Nigel Charles Smeeton and Richard A. C. Hughes},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  volume={64 1},
OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence, treatment, and outcome of Guillain-Barré syndrome in south east England. METHODS Patients presenting with confirmed Guillain-Barré syndrome between 1 July 1993 and 30 June 1994 were recruited via a voluntary reporting scheme coordinated by the British Neurological Surveillance Unit, hospital activity data collected from acute admitting hospitals within the South East and South West Thames Regional Health Authorities, death certificates, and a… CONTINUE READING