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Classification Tree of Nigrovic et al for Distinguishing Aseptic from Bacterial Meningitis in Pediatric Patients

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Infectious Diseases
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Description:

Nigrovic et al developed a classification tree using recursive partitioning analysis for evaluating a pediatric patient with meningitis. This can help separate distinguish patients with aseptic from bacterial meningitis. The authors are from Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard University and the University of California in Davis.

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