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Invasive pneumococcal disease in children up to 5 years of age in Poland

  • P. Grzesiowski
  • A. Skoczynska
  • P. Albrecht
  • R. Konior
  • M. Patrzalek
  • M. Sadowska
  • J. Staroszczyk
  • L. Szenborn
  • J. Wysocki
  • W. Hryniewicz
  • Polish Pediatric IPD Group
Brief Report

Keywords

Meningitis Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing Meningitis Case Serotype Distribution 
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Notes

Acknowledgements

We thank all of the participating pediatric wards and laboratories for the reporting of the invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) cases. The study was partially supported by an unrestricted grant from Wyeth, Warsaw, Poland.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Grzesiowski
    • 1
  • A. Skoczynska
    • 1
  • P. Albrecht
    • 2
  • R. Konior
    • 3
  • M. Patrzalek
    • 4
  • M. Sadowska
    • 5
  • J. Staroszczyk
    • 5
  • L. Szenborn
    • 6
  • J. Wysocki
    • 7
  • W. Hryniewicz
    • 1
  • Polish Pediatric IPD Group
  1. 1.Coordinating Centre: National Medicines InstituteWarsawPoland
  2. 2.The Medical University of WarsawWarsawPoland
  3. 3.Specialty Children’s HospitalKrakowPoland
  4. 4.Specialty Children’s HospitalKielcePoland
  5. 5.WyethWarsawPoland
  6. 6.The Medical University of WroclawWroclawPoland
  7. 7.The Medical University of PoznanPoznanPoland

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