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Gastroenteritis is a common disease, usually of viral origin that inflames both the stomach and small intestine. It is characterized by fever, diarrhea and vomiting.

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Clinical Practice Guideline: Gastroenteritis

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The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

These guidelines contain information about assessment, diagnosis and management of pediatric gastroenteritis.

Clinical Practice Guideline: European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition/European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases evidence-based guidelines for the management of acute gastroenteritis in children in Europe: up

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Guarino A, Ashkenazi S, Gendrel D, Lo Vecchio A, Shamir R, Szajewska H, Europ...

These guidelines update and extend evidence-based indications for the management of children with acute gastroenteritis in Europe.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Use of probiotics for management of acute gastroenteritis: a position paper by the ESPGHAN Working Group for Probiotics and Prebiotics

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Szajewska H, Guarino A, Hojsak I, Indrio F, Kolacek S, Shamir R, Vandenplas Y...

This document provides recommendations for the use of probiotics for the treatment of acute gastroenteritis in previously healthy infants and children based on a systematic review of previously completed systematic reviews and of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) published subsequently to these reviews.

Clinical Pathway: Alberta Health Services Acute Childhood Vomiting & Diarrhea Pathway

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Alberta Health Services

This pathway, developed for Alberta Health Services, is intended for children between 3 months and 10 years of age with vomiting and/or diarrhea with or without accompanying nausea, fever or abdominal pain.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Prevention and management of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) in children aged 2 months to 18 years

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Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center,

Developed by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. Published: December 2011.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Emergency department use of oral ondansetron for acute gastroenteritis-related vomiting in infants and children

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Cheng A

This article examines evidence for the use of oral ondansetron for acute gastroenteritis-related vomiting in infants and children, and provides a recommendation for treatment based on the evidence-based review.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Diarrhoea and vomiting caused by gastroenteritis in under 5s: diagnosis and management

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National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

This guideline covers diagnosing, managing and referring infants and young children younger than 5 years who present with acute diarrhoea (lasting up to 14 days) with or without vomiting.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Managing acute gastroenteritis among children: oral rehydration, maintenance, and nutritional therapy

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King CK, Glass R, Bresee JS, Duggan C, Centers for Disease Control and Preven...

This report reviews the historical background and scientific basis of oral rehydration therapy and provides a framework for assessing and treating infants and children who have acute diarrhea.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Gastroenteritis

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The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

These guidelines contain information about assessment, diagnosis and management of pediatric gastroenteritis.

Clinical Practice Guideline: European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition/European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases evidence-based guidelines for the management of acute gastroenteritis in children in Europe: up

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Guarino A, Ashkenazi S, Gendrel D, Lo Vecchio A, Shamir R, Szajewska H, Europ...

These guidelines update and extend evidence-based indications for the management of children with acute gastroenteritis in Europe.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Use of probiotics for management of acute gastroenteritis: a position paper by the ESPGHAN Working Group for Probiotics and Prebiotics

Visit

Szajewska H, Guarino A, Hojsak I, Indrio F, Kolacek S, Shamir R, Vandenplas Y...

This document provides recommendations for the use of probiotics for the treatment of acute gastroenteritis in previously healthy infants and children based on a systematic review of previously completed systematic reviews and of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) published subsequently to these reviews.

Clinical Pathway: Alberta Health Services Acute Childhood Vomiting & Diarrhea Pathway

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Alberta Health Services

This pathway, developed for Alberta Health Services, is intended for children between 3 months and 10 years of age with vomiting and/or diarrhea with or without accompanying nausea, fever or abdominal pain.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Prevention and management of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) in children aged 2 months to 18 years

Visit

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center,

Developed by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. Published: December 2011.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Emergency department use of oral ondansetron for acute gastroenteritis-related vomiting in infants and children

Visit

Cheng A

This article examines evidence for the use of oral ondansetron for acute gastroenteritis-related vomiting in infants and children, and provides a recommendation for treatment based on the evidence-based review.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Diarrhoea and vomiting caused by gastroenteritis in under 5s: diagnosis and management

Visit

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

This guideline covers diagnosing, managing and referring infants and young children younger than 5 years who present with acute diarrhoea (lasting up to 14 days) with or without vomiting.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Managing acute gastroenteritis among children: oral rehydration, maintenance, and nutritional therapy

Visit

King CK, Glass R, Bresee JS, Duggan C, Centers for Disease Control and Preven...

This report reviews the historical background and scientific basis of oral rehydration therapy and provides a framework for assessing and treating infants and children who have acute diarrhea.

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