Pneumococcal Infections

  • Keith P. Klugman
  • Charles Feldman

The first edition of this chapter was written by the late Maxwell Finland and later versions by Robert S Baltimore, and Eugene D Shapiro. The current authors acknowledge the contributions of their predecessors.


Otitis Medium Conjugate Vaccine Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Pneumococcal Disease Pneumococcal Vaccine 
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The authors wish to thank Rachel Patzer for her many hours spent bringing the references in this chapter into the electronic age.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith P. Klugman
    • 1
  • Charles Feldman
    • 2
  1. 1.William H Foege Professor of Global Health, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health and Division of Infectious DiseasesSchool of Medicine, Emory UniversityAtlantaUSA
  2. 2.Division of Pulmonology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Clinical MedicineJohannesburg Hospital and University of the WitwatersrandSouth Africa

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