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Health related quality of life in survivors of pneumococcal meningitis.

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AIM: To estimate the overall long-term health related quality of life implications of an episode of pneumococcal meningitis in childhood. METHOD: Cases were identified through two regional UK surveillance studies and traced via their general practitioners (GPs) or local hospital paediatrician. Siblings were used as controls where available. Health related quality of life was assessed using the health utilities index (HUI). Mean utility scores were compared between cases and controls and univ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992)
Volume:
98
Issue:
3
Pages:
543-547
Publication date:
2009-03-05
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EISSN:
1651-2227
ISSN:
0803-5253
URN:
uuid:ca5630e6-e583-42ab-a6f7-97b38a6acadf
Source identifiers:
239057
Local pid:
pubs:239057

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