Long-term impairments of brain and auditory functions of children recovered from purulent meningitis.

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Sixty children who had recovered from purulent meningitis one to six years earlier were investigated for long-term impairment of brain and auditory function, using brainstem auditory evoked potentials(BAEP) and developmental screening tests. Neurological and/or audiological BAEP abnormalities were found in 23 per cent of the children: 15 per cent had mild… (More)

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@article{Jiang1990LongtermIO, title={Long-term impairments of brain and auditory functions of children recovered from purulent meningitis.}, author={Z D Jiang and Xuyang Liu and Yi-Long Wu and Mao-fa Zheng and Hsiu-Chih Liu}, journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology}, year={1990}, volume={32 6}, pages={473-80} }