Tuberculous meningitis: a comparison of scoring systems for diagnosis.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is a major clinical and public health problem, both for diagnosis and management. We compare two established scoring systems, Thwaites and the Lancet consensus scoring system for the diagnosis of TB and compare the clinical outcome in a tertiary care setting. METHODS We analyzed 306 patients with central nervous… (More)
DOI: 10.5001/omj.2013.47

Topics

4 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics