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Signs of illness in Kenyan infants aged less than 60 days.

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OBJECTIVE: Little data has been published on the presenting symptoms and signs among ill infants aged <60 days from developing countries. We aimed to describe and evaluate the potential of simple clinical features to identify severe illness among young infants who present to rural district hospitals in Kenya. METHODS: Standardized assessment tools were designed to record clinical symptoms and signs. Data were collected prospectively on all infants aged <60 days who weighed > or = 1....

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Bulletin of the World Health Organization
Volume:
82
Issue:
5
Pages:
323-329
Publication date:
2004-05-05
EISSN:
1564-0604
ISSN:
0042-9686
URN:
uuid:8ff837c3-39eb-4d8d-9cfe-b6d441adfa89
Source identifiers:
190988
Local pid:
pubs:190988

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