Routine Amoxicillin for Uncomplicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Children
Grais, R F
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JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
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.
PublisherMassachusetts Medical Society