By Da Silva IRF, Frontera JA, Bispo de Filippis AM, Nascimento OJMD; RIO-GBS-ZIKV Research Group.
There are no prospective cohort studies assessing the incidence and spectrum of neurologic manifestations secondary to Zika virus (ZIKV) infection in adults. The article reports on the observational cohort study whose objective was to evaluate the rates of acute ZIKV infection among patients hospitalized with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), meningoencephalitis, or transverse myelitis.
Published in: JAMA Neurol. 2017 Aug 14.