Open Access Research article

Post-stroke infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Willeke F Westendorp1, Paul J Nederkoorn1, Jan-Dirk Vermeij1, Marcel G Dijkgraaf2 and Diederik van de Beek13*

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Neurology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2 Clinical Research Unit, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

3 Center of Infection and Immunity (CINIMA), Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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BMC Neurology 2011, 11:110  doi:10.1186/1471-2377-11-110

Published: 20 September 2011

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selection of studies, data-extraction and excluded studies. Table S1: in- and exclusioncriteria. Table S2: synonyms for MEDLINE and EMBASE search. Table S3: definitions of characteristics. Table S4: reason for exclusion on full-text.

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data extracted from included studies. Table S1: extracted data.

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