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Gastroenteritis and Diarrhea in Children

Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on gastroenteritis and diarrhea in children and related issues, including dehydration, foodborne illnesses, probiotics, and rotavirus vaccination. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 12 months is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

Categories

Overview

Screening and Diagnosis

Prevention

Treatment

Complications and Special Situations

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care

Other AFP Content



Overview

09/01/2015 Diagnosis and Management of Foodborne Illness Differential Diagnosis
11/15/2011 Evaluation of Chronic Diarrhea Algorithm Differential Diagnosis Patient Education

Screening and Diagnosis

06/01/2012 Gastroenteritis in Children: Part I. Diagnosis

Prevention

02/15/2010 AAP Updates Guidelines on Rotavirus Vaccination [Practice Guidelines]
03/15/2007 ACIP Recommends Routine Rotavirus Vaccinations in Infants and Children [Practice Guidelines]
09/15/2006 Rotavirus Vaccine, Live, Oral, Pentavalent (Rotateq) for Prevention of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis [STEPS]

Treatment

06/01/2012 Gastroenteritis in Children: Part II. Prevention and Management
06/01/2012 Antiemetics for Acute Gastroenteritis–Related Vomiting in Children and Adolescents [Cochrane for Clinicians]
10/01/2009 Diagnosis and Management of Dehydration in Children
02/01/2008 Gastroenteritis in Children [Clinical Evidence Handbook]
11/01/2008 Probiotics
01/01/2005 Intravenous Fluids for Children with Gastroenteritis [FPIN's Clinical Inquiries]

Complications and Special Situations

09/15/2006 Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: An Emerging Health Risk Patient Education

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care

06/01/2012 Gastroenteritis in Children: Treating Dehydration Patient Education
11/15/2011 Chronic Diarrhea Patient Education
02/15/2001 Vomiting and Diarrhea in Children Patient Education

From FamilyDoctor.org

AAFP's Patient Education Resource

Vomiting and Diarrhea

Other AFP Content

06/01/2003 History Can Rule Out Dehydration in Children [POEMs]

Tips From Other Journals

03/01/2005 Diagnosing Dehydration in Children

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