Treatment of cryptosporidiosis in immunocompromised individuals: systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Abubakar2007TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of cryptosporidiosis in immunocompromised individuals: systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Ibrahim Abubakar and Sani Hussein Aliyu and Cibi Arumugam and N K Usman and Paul R. Hunter},
  journal={British journal of clinical pharmacology},
  year={2007},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={
          387-93
        }
}
Cryptosporidium is a common cause of gastroenteritis and is associated with severe life-threatening illness among immunocompromised individuals. This review aimed to assess the efficacy of interventions for the treatment and prevention of cryptosporidiosis among immunocompromised patients. A search of Medline, Embase and other electronic databases was carried out up to August 2005. Two reviewers independently extracted data and assessed study quality. The relative risk for each intervention was… CONTINUE READING

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