Volume 25, Number 5—May 2019
Population-Based Estimate of Melioidosis, Kenya
|Patient age group||No. cases||No. case-patients residing in KHDSS area||Study period||Person-years of observation||Crude incidence† (95% CI)||Adjusted incidence† (95% CI)|
|<15 y||3||2||1994–2012||2,026,781||1.0 (0.12–3.56)||1.3 (0.17–5.17)|
|Overall||4||3||NA||2,809,154||1.1 (0.22–3.12)||1.5 (0.35–5.0)|
*KHDSS, Kilifi Health and Demographic Surveillance System; NA, not applicable.
†Incidence per 106 person-years of observation, adjusted for nonconsenters and missing blood cultures among eligible consenters.
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