Population-based Surveillance for Bacterial Meningitis in China, September 2006–December 2009
, Zundong Yin1
, Zhujun Shao1
, Manshi Li, Xiaofeng Liang, Hardeep S. Sandhu, Stephen C. Hadler, Junhong Li, Yinqi Sun, Jing Li, Wenjing Zou, Mei Lin, Shuyan Zuo, Leonard W. Mayer, Ryan T. Novak, Bingqing Zhu, Li Xu, Huiming Luo
, and the Acute Meningitis and Encephalitis Syndrome Study Group
Author affiliations: Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China (Y. Li, Z. Yin, X. Liang, J. Li, H. Luo ); National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing (Z. Shao); Shandong Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Jinan, China (M. Li); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (H.S. Sandhu, S.C. Hadler, L.W. Mayer, R.T. Novak); Hebei Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shijiazhuang, China (Y. Sun, J. Li); Hubei Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Wuhan, China (W. Zou); Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Regional Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanning, China (M. Lin); World Health Organization China Office, Beijing (S. Zuo); State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Beijing, China (B. Zhu, L. Xu )
Figure 2. . . Number and percent of probable bacterial meningitis (PBM) cases by month among acute meningitis and encephalitis syndrome case-patients in 4 China prefectures, September 2006–December 2009.
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