TITLE

Estimating Meningitis Hospitalization Rates for Sentinel Hospitals Conducting Invasive Bacterial Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Surveillance

PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
MMWR Recommendations & Reports;10/4/2013, Vol. 62 Issue 39, p810
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the estimation of the hospitalization rate of meningitis among children in sentinel hospitals that conduct surveillance of Invasive Bacterial Vaccine-Preventable Diseases (IB-VPD). Topics include the World Health Organization (WHO)-coordinated IB-VPD sentinel hospital surveillance network, its description, and use in The Gambia and Senegal.
ACCESSION #
93873967

 

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