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Cross-sectional study of morbidity, morbidity-associated factors and cost of treatment in Ngaoundere, Cameroon, with implications for health policy in developing countries and development assistance policy
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2002-04-15)
Background: In a population-based epidemiological study in Ngaoundere, Cameroon, we studied cross-sectional child morbidity and the cost of necessary investigation and treatment. Methods: Three teams of two to three health workers visited haphazardly selected households in all major housing quarters. We asked permission to enter for a health survey. Children with cough, fever or weight loss as ...
Plasmapheresis in severe sepsis and septic shock: a prospective, randomised, controlled trial
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2002-07-23)
Objective: To determine the therapeutic efficacy and safety of plasmapheresis in the treatment of patients with severe sepsis and septic shock. <br>Design: Prospective, randomised, clinical trial with a planned, midstudy, interim analysis. <br>Setting: Intensive care unit in a university hospital in Archangels, Russia. <br>Patients: Consecutive patients with severe sepsis or septic shock. <br ...