Prevention of diarrhoea in children with HIV infection or exposure to maternal HIV infection.

@article{Humphreys2010PreventionOD,
  title={Prevention of diarrhoea in children with HIV infection or exposure to maternal HIV infection.},
  author={Eliza H Humphreys and Nathan A. Smith and Hana Azman and Deanna Mcleod and George Rutherford},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2010},
  volume={6},
  pages={CD008563}
}
BACKGROUND Diarrhoea is a major cause of morbidity and mortality among infants and children worldwide, especially in low- and middle-income countries. Human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a condition that similarly disproportionately affects low- and middle-income countries; of the nearly 2.1 million children under age 15 years living with HIV/AIDS, the large majority reside in sub-Saharan Africa. Infants and children with HIV infection have more… CONTINUE READING