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The clinical profile of severe paediatric malaria in an area targeted for routine RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccination in Western Kenya

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BACKGROUND:Malaria prevalence has declined in western Kenya resulting in risk of neurological phenotypes in older children. This study investigates clinical the profile of paediatric malaria admissions ahead of the introduction of RTS,S/AS01 vaccine. METHODS:Malaria admissions, aged 1 month to 15 years, were identified from routine standardised inpatient clinical surveillance data collected between 2015 and 2018 from 4 hospitals in western Kenya. Malaria phenotypes were defined based on avail...

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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
207522/Z/17/Z
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases More from this journal
Publication date:
2019-08-26
Acceptance date:
2019-07-28
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EISSN:
1537-6591
ISSN:
1058-4838
Pmid:
31504308
Language:
English
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pubs:1054174
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1054174
Deposit date:
2019-09-26

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