Probiotics for treatment of acute diarrhoea in children: randomised clinical trial of five different preparations.

@article{Canani2007ProbioticsFT,
  title={Probiotics for treatment of acute diarrhoea in children: randomised clinical trial of five different preparations.},
  author={Roberto Berni Canani and Pia Cirillo and Gianluca Terrin and Luisa Cesarano and Maria Immacolata Spagnuolo and Anna De Vincenzo and Fabio Albano and Annalisa Passariello and Giulio De Marco and Francesco Manguso and Alfredo Guarino},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2007},
  volume={335 7615},
  pages={340}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of five probiotic preparations recommended to parents in the treatment of acute diarrhoea in children. Design Randomised controlled clinical trial in collaboration with family paediatricians over 12 months. SETTING Primary care. PARTICIPANTS Children aged 3-36 months visiting a family paediatrician for acute diarrhoea. INTERVENTION Children's parents were randomly assigned to receive written instructions to purchase a specific probiotic product: oral… CONTINUE READING
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