Endothelial activation, acute kidney injury, and cognitive impairment in pediatric severe malaria

Benson Ouma, John Ssenkusu, Estela Shabani, Dibyadyuti Datta, Robert Opoka, Richard Idro, Paul Bangirana, Gregory Park, Moses Joloba, Kevin Kain

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Abstract

Objectives: Evaluate the relationship between endothelial activation, malaria complications, and long-term cognitive outcomes in severe malaria survivors.

Design: Prospectively cohort study of children with cerebral malaria, severe malarial anemia, or community children.

Setting: Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda.

Subjects: Children 18 months to 12 years old with severe malaria (cerebral malaria, n = 253 or severe malarial anemia, n = 211) or community children (n = 206) were followed for 24 months.

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JournalPaediatrics and Child Health, East Africa
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sept 2020

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