LSTM Home > LSTM Research > LSTM Online Archive

In children developing mild or moderate pneumonia at home, is three days of antibiotics enough? Evidence update - Summary of a Cochrane Review

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

Effective Health Care Research Consortium (2009) In children developing mild or moderate pneumonia at home, is three days of antibiotics enough? Evidence update - Summary of a Cochrane Review. Liverpool, Effective Health Care Research Consortium, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.

[img]
Preview
Text
ChildHealth_CD005976.pdf - Published Version
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives.

Download (139kB)

Abstract

Three days of antibiotics is as effective as longer treatments for mild and moderate community-acquired pneumonia.

Item Type: Other
Corporate Authors: Effective Health Care Research Consortium
Additional Information: Produced by the Effective Health Care Research Consortium (www.liv.ac.uk/evidence), Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, supported by the Department for International Development UK. Adapted from Haider BA, Saeed MA, Bhutta ZA. Short-course versus long-course antibiotic therapy for non-severe community-acquired pneumonia in children aged 2 months to 59 months. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD005976. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005976.pub2 Evidence Update published in December 2009.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cochrane Review CD005976, pneumonia, antibiotic therapy, child health, evidence update
Subjects: QV Pharmacology > QV 38 Drug action.
WF Respiratory System > WF 140 Diseases of the respiratory system (General)
WS Pediatrics > Diseases of Children and Adolescents > By System > WS 280 Respiratory system
Faculty: Department: Groups (2002 - 2012) > International Health Group
Related URLs:
Depositing User: q Moody
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2010 14:20
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2018 13:01
URI: http://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/1139

Statistics

View details

Actions (login required)

Edit Item Edit Item