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Should diazepam be given to people with tetanus? Evidence update - Summary of a Cochrane Review


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Effective Health Care Research Consortium (2005) Should diazepam be given to people with tetanus? Evidence update - Summary of a Cochrane Review. Liverpool, Effective Health Care Research Consortium, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.

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Treating tetanus with diazepam appeared more effective than with phenobarbitone plus chlorpromazine.

Item Type: Other
Corporate Authors: Effective Health Care Research Consortium
Additional Information: Produced by the Effective Health Care Alliance Programme (, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, supported by the Department for International Development UK; and the Australasian Cochrane Centre. Adapted from Okoromah CAN, Lesi FEA. Diazepam for treating tetanus. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD003954.pub2. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003954.pub2 Evidence Update published in June 2005.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cochrane Review CD003954, Diazepam, Tetanus, Infectious Diseases, Evidence Update
Subjects: QV Pharmacology > QV 38 Drug action.
WC Communicable Diseases > Infection. Bacterial Infections > Other Bacterial Infections. Zoonotic Bacterial Infections > WC 370 Tetanus. Trismus
Faculty: Department: Groups (2002 - 2012) > International Health Group
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Depositing User: Martin Chapman
Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2010 10:11
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2018 13:01


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