Tag: Africa

1. In African children with uncomplicated severe anemia, immediate blood transfusion did not notably alter patient mortality at 1- or 6-months post treatment compared to patients treated under current practice. 2. Rates of hospital readmission, serious adverse events, and hemoglobin recovery were similar between the two groups. Evidence Rating Level: 1...
1. In African children with uncomplicated severe anemia, immediate blood transfusion did not notably alter patient mortality at 1- or 6-months post treatment compared to patients treated under current practice. 2. Rates of hospital readmission, serious adverse events, and hemoglobin recovery were similar between the two groups. Evidence Rating Level: 1...
1. Mass, twice-yearly administration of azithromycin to children between 1 and 59 months of age in communities in Niger previously not administered azithromycin significantly reduced childhood mortality rates. 2. Communities given azithromycin for a third year, after receiving it the previous 2 years, had no significant change in childhood mortality...
1. Mass, twice-yearly administration of azithromycin to children between 1 and 59 months of age in communities in Niger previously not administered azithromycin significantly reduced childhood mortality rates. 2. Communities given azithromycin for a third year, after receiving it the previous 2 years, had no significant change in childhood mortality...