Mortality and its risk factors in Malawian children admitted to hospital with clinical pneumonia, 2001-12: A retrospective observational study

Marzia Lazzerini, Nadine Seward, Norman Lufesi, Rosina Banda, Sophie Sinyeka, Gibson Masache, Bejoy Nambiar, Charles Makwenda, Anthony Costello, Eric D. McCollum, Tim Colbourn

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Abstract

Background: Few studies have reported long-term data on mortality rates for children admitted to hospital with pneumonia in Africa. We examined trends in case fatality rates for all-cause clinical pneumonia and its risk factors in Malawian children between 2001 and 2012. Methods: Individual patient data for children (trend

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e57-e68
JournalThe Lancet Global Health
Volume4
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2016

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  • Medicine(all)

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