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Meningitis

Known as: Meningitis of unspecified cause, Meningitis, unspecified, Meningitides 
Inflammation of the coverings of the brain and/or spinal cord, which consist of the PIA MATER; ARACHNOID; and DURA MATER. Infections (viral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2020
Highly Cited
2020
Abstract Novel coronavirus (SARS-Coronavirus-2:SARS-CoV-2) which emerged in Wuhan, China, has spread to multiple countries… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND Reliable and timely information on the leading causes of death in populations, and how these are changing, is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The most important attribute of patient-centered care is the active engagement of patients when fateful health care decisions… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Objective:Cryptococcal meningitis is one of the most important HIV-related opportunistic infections, especially in the developing… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
Meningococcus, an obligate human bacterial pathogen, remains a worldwide and devastating cause of epidemic meningitis and sepsis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Few microorganisms are as versatile as Escherichia coli. An important member of the normal intestinal microflora of humans and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Allan R. Tunkel, Barry J. Hartman, Sheldon L. Kaplan, Bruce A. Kaufman, Karen L. Roos, W. Michael Scheld, and Richard J. Whitley… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Before the introduction of the conjugate vaccines, Haemophilus influenzae type b was the major cause of bacterial… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
To determine the morbidity and mortality from childhood Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) meningitis in a well defined… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A prospective, laboratory-based surveillance project obtained accurate data on meningitis in a population of 34 million people… Expand