[Frequency and clinical characteristics of rotavirus acute gastroenteritis in children under 5 years of age treated in community practice in France].

@article{Parez2007FrequencyAC,
  title={[Frequency and clinical characteristics of rotavirus acute gastroenteritis in children under 5 years of age treated in community practice in France].},
  author={Nathalie Parez and F. A. Allaert and Tarik F Derrough and Evelyne Caulin},
  journal={Pathologie-biologie},
  year={2007},
  volume={55 8-9},
  pages={453-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The primary objective of this study was to determine the proportion of cases of gastro-enteritis due to rotavirus in children under 5 years of age consulting community physicians. A secondary objective was to compare the clinical characteristics of children with and without rotavirus acute gastro-enteritis (RV AGE). METHODS Multicentre, prospective, observational study conducted between December 2005 and May 2006. Each practitioner included 10 consecutive patients presenting with… CONTINUE READING