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Managing severe infection in infancy in resource poor settings.

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Reducing childhood mortality in resource-poor regions depends on effective interventions to decrease neonatal mortality from severe infection, which contributes up to a half of all neonatal deaths. There are key differences in resource-poor, compared to resource-rich, countries in terms of diagnosis, supportive care and treatment. In resource-poor settings, diagnosis is based on identifying clinical syndromes from international guidelines; microbiological investigations are restricted to a fe...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2012.09.005

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Seale, AC
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Berkley, JA
Publisher:
Elsevier B.V. Publisher's website
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Early Hum Dev Journal website
Volume:
88
Issue:
12
Pages:
957-960
Publication date:
2012-12-05
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1872-6232
ISSN:
0378-3782
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uuid:693496c6-7eea-4b7e-8afa-44009ceaa868
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353667
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pubs:353667

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