TITLE

Commentary: Controversies in SIGN guidance on management of invasive meningococcal disease in children and young people

AUTHOR(S)
Issacs, David
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/14/2008, Vol. 336 Issue 7657, p1370
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on guidelines for the management of invasive meningococcal disease in children and young people that were developed by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network. They suggest that many issues in the guidelines are controversial. They argue that physicians lack high level evidence on which interventions are most likely to improve outcome in patients with the diseases and that future research on interventions is necessary.
ACCESSION #
32747046

 

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