Vol. 28 (Suppl 3) 2007 Neuro endocrinology letters

Bacterial meningitis after craniocerebral trauma in the community.

: Craniocerebral trauma is one of major risk factors for development of meningitis. We reviewed 30 cases of bacterial meningitis occurring in community after craniocerebral trauma. Alcohol abuse was significant risk factor occurring in trauma patients with meningitis present in 50% in our cohort (p=0.0001). The most common pathogen in p.....