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Intervention Protocol

Probiotics for the prevention of pediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhea

  1. BC Johnston,
  2. N Wiebe,
  3. E Crumley,
  4. A Supina,
  5. S Vohra

Editorial Group: Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group

Published Online: 19 APR 2004

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004827


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Johnston BC, Wiebe N, Crumley E, Supina A, Vohra S. Probiotics for the prevention of pediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhea (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD004827. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004827.

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*Dr Sunita Vohra, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Aberhart Centre #1, Room 8213, 11402 University Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2J3, CANADA. svohra@ualberta.ca.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2004

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the efficacy of probiotics (any specified strain or dose) for the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea in children.

To assess adverse events associated with probiotics when co-administered with antibiotics in children.