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Neonatal invasive group B streptococcus infection, over a 10 year period, in West Hertfordshire, UK

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Introduction

Group B Streptococcus (GBS) infection is the most important cause of neonatal infection in developed and developing countries. UK National guidance for the prevention of neonatal GBS infection was published in 2003 and updated in 2012. This surveillance study aimed to assess the burden of invasive neonatal GBS disease over a decade in a single UK county.

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A retrospective analysis was done of GBS positive cultures from blood and cerebrospinal flu...

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Peer reviewed
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Allied Academies Publisher's website
Journal:
Current Pediatric Research Journal website
Volume:
21
Issue:
1
Pages:
130-135
Publication date:
2017-01-05
Acceptance date:
2017-01-30
EISSN:
0976-1691
ISSN:
0971-9032
Pubs id:
pubs:697548
URN:
uri:7c3b47d7-e281-4872-86f2-0fcb6fc6f711
UUID:
uuid:7c3b47d7-e281-4872-86f2-0fcb6fc6f711
Local pid:
pubs:697548

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