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dc.contributor.authorColdiron, ME
dc.contributor.authorAssao, B
dc.contributor.authorPage, A
dc.contributor.authorHitchings, MDT
dc.contributor.authorAlcoba, G
dc.contributor.authorCiglenecki, I
dc.contributor.authorLangendorf, C
dc.contributor.authorMambula, C
dc.contributor.authorAdehossi, E
dc.contributor.authorSidikou, F
dc.contributor.authorTassiou, EI
dc.contributor.authorDe Lastours, V
dc.contributor.authorGrais, RF
dc.date.accessioned2018-07-10T15:01:20Z
dc.date.available2018-07-10T15:01:20Z
dc.date.issued2018-06-26
dc.date.submitted2018-07-03
dc.identifier.citationSingle-dose oral ciprofloxacin prophylaxis as a response to a meningococcal meningitis epidemic in the African meningitis belt: A 3-arm, open-label, cluster-randomized trial. 2018, 15 (6):e1002593 PLoS Med.en
dc.identifier.issn1549-1676
dc.identifier.pmid29944651
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pmed.1002593
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/619195
dc.description.abstractAntibiotic prophylaxis for contacts of meningitis cases is not recommended during outbreaks in the African meningitis belt. We assessed the effectiveness of single-dose oral ciprofloxacin administered to household contacts and in village-wide distributions on the overall attack rate (AR) in an outbreak of meningococcal meningitis.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://medicine.plosjournals.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen
dc.titleSingle-dose oral ciprofloxacin prophylaxis as a response to a meningococcal meningitis epidemic in the African meningitis belt: A 3-arm, open-label, cluster-randomized trialen
dc.identifier.journalPLoS Medicineen
refterms.dateFOA2019-03-04T14:03:11Z
html.description.abstractAntibiotic prophylaxis for contacts of meningitis cases is not recommended during outbreaks in the African meningitis belt. We assessed the effectiveness of single-dose oral ciprofloxacin administered to household contacts and in village-wide distributions on the overall attack rate (AR) in an outbreak of meningococcal meningitis.


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