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Unexpected relationship between tympanometry and mortality in children with nontraumatic coma.

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OBJECTIVE: We sought to further examine the relationship between tympanometry and mortality after noting an unexpected association on assessment of baseline data of a study whose primary aim was to investigate the utility of noninvasive tympanic membrane displacement measurement for monitoring intracranial pressure in childhood coma. METHODS: We recruited children who presented with acute nontraumatic coma to the high-dependency unit of Kilifi District Hospital on the rural coast of Kenya. We...

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10.1542/peds.2012-3264

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Journal:
Pediatrics
Volume:
132
Issue:
3
Pages:
e713-e717
Publication date:
2013-09-05
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EISSN:
1098-4275
ISSN:
0031-4005
URN:
uuid:ce877b82-adb6-42f1-99ec-8529e28b4d16
Source identifiers:
418583
Local pid:
pubs:418583

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