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Standardizing surveillance of pneumococcal disease

Abstract:

Background. Surveillance for invasive pneumococcal disease has been conducted using a variety of case ascertainment methods and diagnostic tools. Interstudy differences in observed rates of invasive pneumococcal disease could reflect variations in surveillance methods or true epidemiological differences in disease incidence. To facilitate comparisons of surveillance data among countries, investigators of Pneumococcal Vaccines Accelerated Development and Introduction Plan-sponsored projects ha...

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10.1086/596480

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Moïsi, JC More by this author
Wonodi, CB More by this author
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Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases
Volume:
48
Issue:
SUPPL. 2
Publication date:
2009-03-01
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ISSN:
1058-4838
URN:
uuid:b799ecd7-9121-4ea6-b3e2-3254098e5be2
Source identifiers:
138095
Local pid:
pubs:138095
Language:
English

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