Endothelial activation, acute kidney injury, and cognitive impairment in pediatric severe malaria
This work was published before the author joined Aga Khan University.
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. Interventions: None.