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Emotional and behavioral outcomes in childhood for survivors of invasive group B Streptococcus disease in infancy: Findings from 5 low- and middle-income countries

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Background Survivors of invasive group B Streptococcus (iGBS) disease, notably meningitis, are at increased risk of neurodevelopmental impairment. However, the limited studies to date have a median follow-up to 18 months and have mainly focused on moderate or severe neurodevelopmental impairment, with no previous studies on emotional-behavioral problems among iGBS survivors. Methods In this multicountry, matched cohort study, we included children aged 18 months to 17 years with infant iGBS s...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/cid/ciab821

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Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases More from this journal
Volume:
74
Issue:
S1
Pages:
S35–S43
Publication date:
2021-11-02
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EISSN:
1537-6591
ISSN:
1058-4838
Pmid:
34725686
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1207512
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pubs:1207512
Deposit date:
2022-02-01

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