Affiliation: University of Natal
Country: South Africa
- Lymph node biopsies in HIV-infected and non-infected children with persistent lung diseaseP M Jeena
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, South Africa
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:139-46. 2000..Lymphadenopathy is a frequent associated clinical finding among these children. We evaluated the usefulness of excision lymph node biopsies in determining an aetiological diagnosis in HIV-infected and non-infected children with PLD...
- Safety of the intradermal Copenhagen 1331 BCG vaccine in neonates in Durban, South AfricaP M Jeena
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Natal, Private Bag X7, Congella, 4013, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Bull World Health Organ 79:337-43. 2001..To evaluate the safety of the intradermal Copenhagen BCG vaccine in neonates at different levels of delivery and neonatal units of the Durban Functional Region and surrounding regions...
- Emergence of multi-drug-resistant Acinetobacter anitratus species in neonatal and paediatric intensive care units in a developing country: concern about antimicrobial policiesP Jeena
Departments of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Natal, South Africa
Ann Trop Paediatr 21:245-51. 2001..Only 53% and 57% of all Acinetobacter spp isolates were susceptible to piperacillin/tazobactam and carbepenems, respectively. MDR Acinetobacter anitratus is an emerging problem to which antimicrobial abuse contributes...