TITLE

Banana Starch in Diarrhea

AUTHOR(S)
Kemper, Carol A.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Jul2009, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A reprint of the article "Banana Starch in Diarrhea," by Carol A. Kemper, which appeared in the June 2009 issue of "Infectious Disease Alert" is presented. The article focuses on a study on the effects of green banana on the clinical severity of childhood shigellosis. It references a study by G. H. Rabbani et al., published in "The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal." It cites the association of the addition of green banana with greater frequency of clinical success at five days of therapy than the control group.
ACCESSION #
41994515

 

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