Management of acute meningococcal septicaemia in Al-Nasser Paediatric Hospital: A retrospective cohort study

Nabil Al-Barqouni, Awni Al Shorafa, Belal Dabour, Sherin Abed, Loai Albarqouni

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BackgroundAcute meningococcal septicaemia is a fulminant disease, and mortality and long-term morbidity can be very high if not treated appropriately. We aimed to evaluate case fatality rate of all children admitted with acute meningococcal septicaemia.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)27
JournalThe Lancet
Issue numberS1
Publication statusPublished - 21 Feb 2018
EventThe Lancet Palestinian Health Alliance Eighth Annual Conference: Health of Palestinians - Birzeit, Palestine, State of
Duration: 15 Mar 201716 Mar 2017
Conference number: 8th


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