TITLE

Community-acquired bacterial meningitis in adults

AUTHOR(S)
Schut, Ewout S.; de Gans, Jan; va de Beek, Diederik
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Practical Neurology (BMJ Publishing Group);Feb2008, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment of acute community-acquired bacterial meningitis in adults. It focuses on the management of patients with neurological complications. It also underscores the importance of adjunctive dexamethasone, and focuses on the monitoring of the patient after admission and complications.
ACCESSION #
29985878

 

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