ACG clinical guideline: Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of acute diarrheal infections in adults Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diarrhea

abstract

  • Acute diarrheal infections are a common health problem globally and among both individuals in the United States and traveling to developing world countries. Multiple modalities including antibiotic and non-antibiotic therapies have been used to address these common infections. Information on treatment, prevention, diagnostics, and the consequences of acute diarrhea infection has emerged and helps to inform clinical management. In this ACG Clinical Guideline, the authors present an evidence-based approach to diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of acute diarrhea infection in both US-based and travel settings.

publication date

  • May 2016

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ajg.2016.126

PubMed ID

  • 27068718

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 602

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 111

number

  • 5