Zinc supplementation for the treatment of measles in children

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Ajibola A Awotiwon,

    Corresponding author
    1. Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Department of Community Health, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    • Ajibola A Awotiwon, Department of Community Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. docjibbs@yahoo.com.

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  • Olabisi Oduwole,

    1. University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (ITDR/P), Institute of Tropical Diseases Research and Prevention, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria
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  • Anju Sinha,

    1. Indian Council of Medical Research, Reproductive and Child Health, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
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  • Charles I Okwundu

    1. Stellenbosch University, Centre for Evidence-based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Cape Town, South Africa
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Abstract

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

To assess the effects of zinc supplementation in reducing morbidity and mortality in children with measles.