Article

Diagnostic and mortality outcomes in a cohort of adult meningitis suspects in KwaZulu-Natal

DOI: 10.1080/23120053.2017.1371986
Author(s): Onke NonkalaDepartment of Internal Medicine, South Africa, Colleen AldousSchool of Clinical Medicine, South Africa, Douglas WilsonDepartment of Internal Medicine, South Africa

Abstract

Background: The clinical value of lumbar puncture (LP) in settings with a high human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevalence has not been well defined.

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