Am Fam Physician. 2000 May 1;61(9):2614.

Table 5 in the article “Management of Acute Gastroenteritis in Children” (December 1999, page 2555) contained an error. The amount of potassium chloride or potassium salt in the home mix rehydration recipe developed by the World Health Organization is 1/4 teaspoon, to equal 1.5 g.


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