Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) meningitis in the pre-vaccine era : a global review of incidence, age distributions, and case-fatality rates
World Health Organization. Dept. of Vaccines and Biologicals. (2002). Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) meningitis in the pre-vaccine era : a global review of incidence, age distributions, and case-fatality rates. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/67572
Gov't Doc #WHO/V&B/02.18
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