Routine Amoxicillin for Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Children

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/600296
Title:
Routine Amoxicillin for Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Children
Authors:
Isanaka, S; Langendorf, C; Berthé, F; Gnegne, S; Li, N; Ousmane, N; Harouna, S; Hassane, H; Schaefer, M; Adehossi, E; Grais, R F
Journal:
New England Journal of Medicine
Abstract:
High-quality evidence supporting a community-based treatment protocol for children with severe acute malnutrition, including routine antibiotic use at admission to a nutritional treatment program, remains limited. In view of the costs and consequences of emerging resistance associated with routine antibiotic use, more evidence is required to support this practice.
Publisher:
Massachusetts Medical Society
Issue Date:
4-Feb-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/600296
DOI:
10.1056/NEJMoa1507024
PubMed ID:
26840134
Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1533-4406
Appears in Collections:
Nutrition

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorIsanaka, Sen
dc.contributor.authorLangendorf, Cen
dc.contributor.authorBerthé, Fen
dc.contributor.authorGnegne, Sen
dc.contributor.authorLi, Nen
dc.contributor.authorOusmane, Nen
dc.contributor.authorHarouna, Sen
dc.contributor.authorHassane, Hen
dc.contributor.authorSchaefer, Men
dc.contributor.authorAdehossi, Een
dc.contributor.authorGrais, R Fen
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-28T14:09:21Zen
dc.date.available2016-02-28T14:09:21Zen
dc.date.issued2016-02-04en
dc.identifier.citationRoutine Amoxicillin for Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Children. 2016, 374 (5):444-53 N. Engl. J. Med.en
dc.identifier.issn1533-4406en
dc.identifier.pmid26840134en
dc.identifier.doi10.1056/NEJMoa1507024en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/600296en
dc.description.abstractHigh-quality evidence supporting a community-based treatment protocol for children with severe acute malnutrition, including routine antibiotic use at admission to a nutritional treatment program, remains limited. In view of the costs and consequences of emerging resistance associated with routine antibiotic use, more evidence is required to support this practice.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMassachusetts Medical Societyen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to the New England Journal of Medicineen
dc.titleRoutine Amoxicillin for Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Childrenen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalNew England Journal of Medicineen

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