Michael Stevens, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

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Meningitis

What are the key principles of preventing meningitis? Nosocomial meningitis occurs following invasive procedures such as placement of ventricular catheters and craniotomy, following head trauma or in rare instances as the sequela of another primary infection. For the purpose of this document the term meningitis also encompasses ventriculitis. The key principles for preventing nosocomial meningitis…

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