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Invasive pneumococcal disease in Oxford, 1985-2001: a retrospective case series.

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AIMS: To describe a series of children with invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD). METHODS: A review of patient records for children aged 0-18 years admitted to the John Radcliffe Hospital with IPD from 1985 to 2001. Social deprivation was measured by the Jarman index. The proportion of children with congenital abnormalities was compared with national data. RESULTS: We identified 140 children with IPD; complete data were available for 136 children. The median age at diagnosis was 1.5 years. The...

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10.1136/adc.88.8.712

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
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Archives of disease in childhood More from this journal
Volume:
88
Issue:
8
Pages:
712-714
Publication date:
2003-08-01
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EISSN:
1468-2044
ISSN:
0003-9888
Language:
English
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pubs:92719
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92719
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2012-12-19

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