This section considers studies regarding the epidemiology, pathology, prevention, and control of infectious diseases in children and adolescents.
High rate of antibiotic resistance among pneumococci carried by healthy children in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines have been introduced in the infant immunisation programmes in many countries to reduce the rate of fatal pneumococcal infections. In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Con...
Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2018 18:361