Clinical Case Database / Category: Patient Management
Group B streptococcal meningitis in the newborn
Dr Aiwyne Foo
Foundation Years Journal, volume 8, issue 8, p.22 (123Doc Education, London, September 2014)
The management of both late and early onset of disease is not dissimilar but the source of infection is of interest. The preventive strategies of Group B Streptococcal (GBS) infection in neonates and the complications of GBS meningitis are discussed.
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Dr Aiwyne Foo (Corresponding author)
Dept of Paediatrics
Chesterfield Royal Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
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