Endothelial activation, acute kidney injury, and cognitive impairment in pediatric severe malaria
Paediatrics and Child Health (East Africa)
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.
Publication ( Name of Journal)
NIH Public Access
(2020). Endothelial activation, acute kidney injury, and cognitive impairment in pediatric severe malaria. NIH Public Access, 48(9).
Available at: https://ecommons.aku.edu/eastafrica_fhs_mc_paediatr_child_health/331