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Table 1 Age and major invasive pneumococcal diseases (IPDs) in patients treated in Regional Health Care Network 13, according to the isolation period, 1998–2013

From: Distribution of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes in the northeast macro-region of São Paulo state/Brazil after the introduction of conjugate vaccine

Age group (years) Period Total
1998–2002 2003–2010 2011–2013  
no %* no %* no %* no %
<1 51 23.5 54 11.8 7 7.4 112 14.5
1 ˫ 2 36 16.6 49 10.7 3 3.1 88 11.4
2 ˫ 5 37 17.1 52 11.3 9 9.5 98 12.7
Subtotal (<5) 124 57.1 155 33.8 19 20.0 298 38.7
5 ˫ 20 36 16.6 68 14.8 6 6.3 110 14.3
20˫ 60 45 20.7 164 35.7 47 49.5 256 32.2
≥60 12 5.5 72 15.7 23 24.2 107 13.9
Subtotal (≥5) 93 42.9 304 66.2 76 80.0 473 61.3
Ignoreda 5 0.6 20 2.5 0 0.0 25 31
IPD         
 Meningitis 124 55.8 195 40.7 45 47.4 364 45.7
 Pneumonia 79 35.6 240 50.1 39 41.0 358 45.0
 Bacteremia/sepsis 7 3.2 34 7.1 8 8.4 49 6.2
 Otherb 12 5.4 10 2.1 3 3.2 25 3.1
 Total 222 100.0 479 100.0 95 100.0 796 100.0
  1. %* refers to the total IPD cases in each period
  2. aPatients without information on their age
  3. bAbscess, arthritis, peritonitis, pancreatitis, cirrhosis, surgical site infection and appendicitis