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Scoring System to Predict Morbidity in Hemophilus influenzae Meningitis

Purpose:

To identify patients at risk for serious sequelae associated with Hemophilus influenzae meningitis using the score of Herson and Todd.

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

G00

Description:

Meningitis caused by Hemophilus influenzae can have a devastating effects, especially in young children. Herson and Todd developed a clinical score to identify patients at risk for severe morbidity or mortality associated with H. influenzae meningitis.

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