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Risk factors for invasive pneumococcal disease among children less than 5 years of age in a high HIV prevalence setting, South Africa, 2010 to 2012

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

Jul 6, 2014

Claire von MollendorfSouth African IPD Case–Control Study Group

Abstract

Invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) causes significant disease burden, especially in developing countries, even in the era of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and maternal-to-child HIV transmission prevention programs. We evaluated factors that might increase IPD risk in young children in...read more

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Health Status
Tuberculosis
HIV Infections
Vaccination
Prevention Program
Malnutrition
Respiratory Tract Infections
Upper Respiratory Infections
Nested Case-Control Studies
Polyvalent pneumococcal vaccine
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Risk factors for invasive pneumococcal disease among children less than 5 years of age in a high HIV prevalence setting, South Africa, 2010 to 2012

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

Jul 6, 2014

Claire von MollendorfSouth African IPD Case–Control Study Group

PMID: 24992122

DOI: 10.1097/inf.0000000000000484

Abstract

Invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) causes significant disease burden, especially in developing countries, even in the era of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and maternal-to-child HIV transmission prevention programs. We evaluated factors that might increase IPD risk in young children in...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Health Status
Tuberculosis
HIV Infections
Vaccination
Prevention Program
Malnutrition
Respiratory Tract Infections
Upper Respiratory Infections
Nested Case-Control Studies
Polyvalent pneumococcal vaccine
9
1
78

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