Pneumocystis carinii severe pneumonia among human immunodeficiency virus-infected children in Thailand: the effect of a primary prophylaxis strategy.


BACKGROUND A knowledge of the epidemiology of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) is important for the development of a strategy for primary PCP prophylaxis and empiric treatment for severe pneumonia in HIV-infected children. However, little is known about the epidemiology of PCP in developing countries. Objective. To measure the relative rate of PCP among… (More)


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