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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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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2012.09.005

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Seale, A
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WT093804MA
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Funding agency for:
Berkley, J
Grant:
WT083579MA
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Early Hum Dev Journal website
Volume:
88
Issue:
12
Pages:
957-960
Publication date:
2012-12-01
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EISSN:
1872-6232
ISSN:
0378-3782
Source identifiers:
353667
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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