Subdural empyema in Africans in Rhodesia.


Subdural empyema was encountered in 44 African patients in Rhodesia during the period from 1970 to 1974. Subdural empyema seems to be a relatively frequent occurrence in Africans. Sixty-eight per cent of the patients were below the age of 20 years, and males predominated. More than half of the patients had either a history or evidence of an infectious… (More)


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@article{Glasauer1978SubduralEI, title={Subdural empyema in Africans in Rhodesia.}, author={F. E. Glasauer and D Coots and Larry Levy and W C Auchterlonie}, journal={Neurosurgery}, year={1978}, volume={3 3}, pages={385-91} }