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Antibiotics for preventing complications in children with measles

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Aug 15, 2013

Sushil K Kabra, Rakesh Lodha

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Measles is the leading killer among vaccine-preventable diseases; it is responsible for an estimated 44% of the 1.7 million vaccine-preventable deaths among children annually. To assess the effects of antibiotics given to children with measles to prevent complications and reduce pneumon...read more

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Bacterial Conjunctivitis
Meta-Analysis (Publications)
Spasmodic Croup
Bacteriocidal Agents
Antibiotic throat preparations
Antifungal Antibiotics, Topical
Transcription Initiation
Adverse Effects
Sulfathiazole
Antibiotics, Gynecological
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Antibiotics for preventing complications in children with measles

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Aug 15, 2013

Sushil K Kabra, Rakesh Lodha

PMID: 23943263

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.cd001477.pub4

Abstract

Measles is the leading killer among vaccine-preventable diseases; it is responsible for an estimated 44% of the 1.7 million vaccine-preventable deaths among children annually. To assess the effects of antibiotics given to children with measles to prevent complications and reduce pneumon...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Bacterial Conjunctivitis
Meta-Analysis (Publications)
Spasmodic Croup
Bacteriocidal Agents
Antibiotic throat preparations
Antifungal Antibiotics, Topical
Transcription Initiation
Adverse Effects
Sulfathiazole
Antibiotics, Gynecological
6
2
2
90
4

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