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Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotics for preventing complications in children with measles

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Kabra SK, Lodha R

OBJECTIVES: To assess the effects of antibiotics given to children with measles to prevent complications and reduce pneumonia, other morbidities and mortality.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Antimicrobials for treating symptomatic non-typhoidal Salmonella infection

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Onwuezobe IA, Oshun PO, Odigwe CC

OBJECTIVES: To assess the efficacy and safety of giving antibiotics to people with NTS diarrhoea.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Rice-based oral rehydration solution for treating diarrhoea

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Fontaine O, Gore SM, Pierce NF

OBJECTIVES: The objective of this review was to assess the effects of rice-based oral rehydration salts solution compared with glucose-based oral rehydration salts solution on reduction of stool output and duration of diarrhoea in patients with acute watery diarrhoea.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotic treatment for travellers' diarrhoea

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De Bruyn G, Hahn S, Borwick A. Antibiotic treatment for travellers' diarrhoe...

OBJECTIVES: The aims of this review were to assess the effects of antibiotics on traveller's diarrhoea in relation to duration of illness, severity of illness, and adverse effects of medications.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Reduced osmolarity oral rehydration solution for treating dehydration caused by acute diarrhoea in children

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Hahn S, Kim S, Garner P. Reduced osmolarity oral rehydration solution for tr...

OBJECTIVES: To compare reduced osmolarity ORS with WHO standard ORS in children with acute diarrhoea.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Probiotics for treating acute infectious diarrhoea

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Allen SJ, Martinez EG, Gregorio GV, Dans LF

OBJECTIVES: To assess the effects of probiotics in proven or presumed acute infectious diarrhoea.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Oral rehydration salt solution for treating cholera: 270 mOsm/L solutions vs 310 mOsm/L solutions

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Musekiwa A, Volmink J

OBJECTIVES: To compare the safety and efficacy of ORS /= 310 for treating dehydration due to cholera.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Oral zinc for treating diarrhoea in children

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Lazzerini M, Ronfani L

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate oral zinc supplementation for treating children with acute or persistent diarrhoea.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Polymer-based oral rehydration solution for treating acute watery diarrhoea

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Gregorio GV, Gonzales ML, Dans LF, Martinez EG

OBJECTIVES: To compare polymer-based ORS with glucose-based ORS for treating acute watery diarrhoea.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotic therapy for Shigella dysentery

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Christopher PR, David KV, John SM, Sankarapandian V

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of antibiotics for treating Shigella dysentery.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Early versus Delayed Refeeding for Children with Acute Diarrhoea

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Gregorio GV, Dans LF, Silvestre MA

OBJECTIVES: To compare the efficacy and safety of early and late reintroduction of feeding in children with acute diarrhoea.