MENG_signs_symptoms_meningitis_cctr_290708

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SearchesResults
1exp CHILD/30693
2child$.ti,ab.35075
3(pediatric? or paediatric?).ti,ab.6686
4exp INFANT/18139
5(neonat$ or newborn?).ti,ab.7087
6infan$.ti,ab.12672
7(baby or babies).ti,ab.1721
8toddler?.ti,ab.272
9ADOLESCEN$.hw.63377
10teen$.ti,ab.525
11adolescen$.ti,ab.5179
12exp SCHOOLS/625
13school$.ti,ab.6437
14exp PUBERTY/224
15pubescen$.ti,ab.15
16or/1–15108969
17exp MENINGITIS, BACTERIAL/225
18((bacterial$ or infect$) adj3 (meningitis or meningitides)).ti,ab.184
19((bacterial$ or infect$) adj3 meninges).ti,ab.2
20(infect$ adj3 (leptomeninges or subarachnoid space?)).ti,ab.0
21((meningitis or meningitides) adj3 (e coli or escherichia coli)).ti,ab.0
22((meningitis or meningitides) adj3 (haemophilus or hemophilus)).ti,ab.21
23((meningitis or meningitides) adj3 listeria).ti,ab.2
24((meningitis or meningitides) adj3 meningococc$).ti,ab.31
25((meningitis or meningitides) adj3 pneumococc$).ti,ab.21
26((meningitis or meningitides or meningeal or Pachymeningitis) adj3 (tuberculosis or tuberculous or tubercular)).ti,ab.48
27meningoencephalitis.ti,ab.19
28MENINGOENCEPHALITIS/10
29MENINGITIS/99
30or/17–29424
31SYMPTOM$.hw.2548
32(sign? or symptom$ or complain$).ti,ab.58575
33(clinical adj3 (manifestation? or feature? or finding? or aspect?)).ti,ab.3967
34(presenting adj3 (feature? or finding? or factor?)).ti,ab.103
35presentation?.ti,ab.3497
36(physical adj3 (manifestation? or characteristic? or feature? or finding?)).ti,ab.504
37FEVER/1245
38fever$.ti,ab.4500
39(pyrexi?? or febrile).ti,ab.1988
40VOMITING/2226
41(vomit$ or emesis or throw$ up).ti,ab.8163
42HEADACHE/1304
43(headache? or Cephalalgia or cephalgia or Cephalodynia or Hemicrania).ti,ab.5563
44((head or cranial or intracranial) adj3 pain$).ti,ab.107
45(cephalea or cerebralgia or encephalalgia or encephalodynia).ti,ab.11
46(stiff$ adj3 (neck? or nuchal or cervical or spine or spinal)).ti,ab.53
47(rigid$ adj3 (neck? or nuchal or cervical or spine or spinal)).ti,ab.31
48PHOTOPHOBIA/18
49photophob$.ti,ab.262
50(light adj3 (intoleran$ or sensitiv$)).ti,ab.125
51((tense or bulging or full$) adj3 fontanelle?).ti,ab.13
52INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE/223
53((raise? or rise or high or elevat$) adj3 intracranial pressure?).ti,ab.80
54exp CONSCIOUSNESS DISORDERS/439
55((level? or decreas$) adj3 consciousness).ti,ab.159
56SEIZURES/302
57SEIZURES, FEBRILE/57
58seizure?.ti,ab.2087
59IRRITABLE MOOD/69
60(irritab$ or petulan$ or bad mood or moody).ti,ab.1362
61CRYING/178
62(crying or high pitched cry or high pitched cries).ti,ab.410
63Kernig$.ti,ab.0
64Brudzinski$.ti,ab.0
65((symphyseal or cheek) adj3 sign?).ti,ab.0
66meningism.ti,ab.3
67DECEREBRATE STATE/1
68((decerebrate or decorticate) adj3 (rigidity or state? or posturing?)).ti,ab.0
69(abnormal adj3 postur$).ti,ab.26
70LETHARGY/1
71(letharg$ or sluggish$ or listless$).ti,ab.195
72FATIGUE/981
73fatigue.ti,ab.3874
74(drows$ or tiredness).ti,ab.1729
75hypnesthesia.ti,ab.0
76CONFUSION/90
77(confusion or disorient$).ti,ab.593
78((chang$ or alter$) adj3 mental state?).ti,ab.45
79or/31–7888052
80and/16,30314
81and/79–8087
82COHORT STUDIES/3236
83((cohort or incidence or concurrent or panel) adj3 (study or studies or analys?s)).ti,ab.4010
84or/82–836574
85and/81,843
86(case report or case study).ti.197
87(letter or editorial or comment or historical article).pt.5240
88or/86–875435
8981 not 8887
9089 not 8584

From: Appendix E, Search strategies

Cover of Bacterial Meningitis and Meningococcal Septicaemia
Bacterial Meningitis and Meningococcal Septicaemia: Management of Bacterial Meningitis and Meningococcal Septicaemia in Children and Young People Younger than 16 Years in Primary and Secondary Care.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 102.
National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health (UK).
London: RCOG Press; 2010.
Copyright © 2010, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

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