Gastroenteritis: Rehydration of children with Severe Acute Malnutrition (GASTROSAM)

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Purpose of study
Purpose of study

Children hospitalised with severe acute malnutrition (SAM) are frequently complicated (>50%) by diarrhoea ( 3 watery stools/day) which is accompanied by poor outcomes (case fatality 21%). Rehydration guidelines for SAM are exceptionally conserv...

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