Risk Factors for Death from Invasive Pneumococcal Disease, Europe, 2010

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We studied the possible association between patient age and sex, clinical presentation, Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype, antimicrobial resistance, and death in invasive pneumococcal disease cases reported by 17 European countries during 2010. The study sample comprised 2,921 patients, of whom 56.8% were men and 38.2% were >65 years of age. Meningitis… (More)
DOI: 10.3201/eid2103.140634

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@inproceedings{NavarroTorn2015RiskFF, title={Risk Factors for Death from Invasive Pneumococcal Disease, Europe, 2010}, author={Adoraci{\'o}n Navarro-Torn{\'e} and Joana Gomes Dias and Franti{\vs}ka Hrub{\'a} and Pier Luigi Lopalco and Lucia Pastore-Celentano and Andrew Gauci}, booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases}, year={2015} }