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The Prevalence, Serogroup Distribution And Risk Factors Of Meningococcal Carriage In Adolescents And Young Adults In Turkey
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2017)
The serogroup epidemiology of invasive meningococcal disease (IMD), which varies considerably by geographic region and immunization schedule, changes continuously. Meningococcal carriage data are crucial for assessing IMD ...
682. The Changing Epidemiology Of Bacterial Meningitis During 2015–2017 In Turkey: A Hospital-Based Prospective Surveillance Study
Background The etiology of bacterial meningitis in Turkey has been changed after the implementation of conjugated vaccines against Streptococcus pneumonia and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) in Turkish national ...
Meningitis Caused By Neisseria Meningitidis, Hemophilus Influenzae Type B And Streptococcus Pneumoniae During 2005-2012 In Turkey A Multicenter Prospective Surveillance Study
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2014)
Successful vaccination policies for protection from bacterial meningitis are dependent on determination of the etiology of bacterial meningitis. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples were obtained prospectively from children ...
Meningococcal Disease In The Middle East And Africa: Findings And Updates From The Global Meningococcal Initiative
(W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2017)
The Global Meningococcal Initiative (GMI) has recently considered current issues in Middle Eastern and African countries, and produced two recommendations: (i) that vaccination of attendees should be considered for some ...
Distribution Of Streptococcus Pneumoniae Serotypes That Cause Parapneumonic Empyema In Turkey
(Amer Soc Microbiology, 2013)
Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most common etiological cause of complicated pneumonia, including empyema. In this study, we investigated the serotypes of S. pneumoniae that cause empyema in children. One hundred fifty-six ...
Bacterial Agents Causing Meningitis During 2013-2014 in Turkey: A Multi-Center Hospital-Based Prospective Surveillance Study
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2016)
This is an observational epidemiological study to describe causes of bacterial meningitis among persons between 1 month and 18 y of age who are hospitalized with suspected bacterial meningitis in 7 Turkish regions. covering ...