Whooping Cough Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotics for whooping cough (pertussis)


Altunaiji S, Kukuruzovic R, Curtis N, Massie J

OBJECTIVES: To study the benefits and risks of antibiotic treatment of and contact prophylaxis against whooping cough.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Symptomatic treatment of the cough in whooping cough


Bettiol S, Wang K, Thompson MJ, Roberts NW, Perera R, Heneghan CJ, Harnden A.

Objectives: To assess the effectiveness and safety of interventions to reduce the severity of paroxysmal cough in whooping cough in children and adults.