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Bacteraemia in children in the south-western Cape. A hospital-based survey
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1992-01)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: During 1989, of the 8524 children admitted to the paediatric wards of Tygerberg Hospital, 165 (1,96%) had bacteraemia. The incidence of community-acquired bacteraemias was 1,6% and that of nosocomial ...
Ventriculoperitoneal shunt infections in children : a 6-year study
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1991)
In a study of ventriculoperitoneal shunt infections conducted retrospectively between 1983 and 1987 and prospectively in 1988 39 infections from 372 shunt procedures (incidence 10,5%) were identified. The most common ...