Is the diagnosis and treatment of childhood acute bacterial meningitis in Turkey evidence-based?


TÜREL Ö. , Bakir M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.44, no.5, pp.764-768, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1304-19
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.764-768

Abstract

Background/aim: Evidence-based guidance is likely to significantly improve patient care. We aimed to characterize the adequacy of standard diagnostic methods and treatment in children with acute bacterial meningitis (ABM) in Turkey.