The changing epidemiology of serious bacterial infections in young infants.

  title={The changing epidemiology of serious bacterial infections in young infants.},
  author={Tara L Greenhow and Yun-Yi Hung and Arnd M Herz and Elizabeth Losada and R. H. Pantell},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  volume={33 6},
BACKGROUND Management of febrile young infants suspected of having serious bacterial infections has been a challenge for decades. The impact of changes in prenatal screening for Group B Streptococcus and of infant immunizations has received little attention in population-based studies. METHODS This study analyzed all cultures of blood, urine and cerebrospinal fluid obtained from full-term infants 1 week to 3 months of age, who presented for care at Kaiser Permanente Northern California during… CONTINUE READING
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