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Sequelae due to bacterial meningitis among African children: a systematic literature review

  • Meenakshi Ramakrishnan1Email author,
  • Aaron J Ulland2,
  • Laura C Steinhardt3,
  • Jennifer C Moïsi3,
  • Fred Were4 and
  • Orin S Levine3
BMC Medicine20097:47

DOI: 10.1186/1741-7015-7-47

Received: 19 August 2009

Accepted: 14 September 2009

Published: 14 September 2009

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19 Aug 2009 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
19 Aug 2009 Author responded Author comments - Meenakshi Ramakrishnan
Resubmission - Version 3
19 Aug 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 3
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
8 Sep 2009 Author responded Author comments - Meenakshi Ramakrishnan
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8 Sep 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 5
14 Sep 2009 Editorially accepted
14 Sep 2009 Article published 10.1186/1741-7015-7-47

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Authors’ Affiliations

Sabin Vaccine Institute
Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Kenya Paediatric Association