Mar 1, 2020 - Antibiotics often disrupt the natural balance of nonpathogenic bacterial flora within the gastrointestinal tract. Learn more about the effectiveness of probiotics in preventing antibiotic-associated diarrhea in children.
American Family Physician : Medicine by the Numbers
Aug 15, 2019 - The American Academy of Pediatrics has created an evidence-based guideline recommending the use of isotonic fluids for patients 28 days to 18 years of age to reduce the risk of developing hyponatremia.
American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines
Mar 1, 2019 - When compared with placebo, smectite decreases the duration of diarrhea by about a day, with a mean difference of 24.4 fewer hours of diarrhea (95% confidence interval [CI], 17.9 to 30.9 hours). Smectite also decreases stool output by 11.4 g per kg (95% CI, 0.8 to 22 g per kg).
American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians
Dec 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Previous article Next article >> Dec 01, 1999 Issue Editorials We Repeat, 30 Years Later: ORT for Acute Diarrheal Disease Is In MARY ELLEN AVERY, M.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Am Fam Physician. 1999 Dec 1;60(9):2501-2502. Related Article Many...
American Family Physician : Editorials
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