antibiotics, amoxicillin or cefdinir for 7 days, in addition to ready-to-use therapeutic food
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
N Engl J Med. 2013 Jan 31;368(5):425-35 Randomized Controlled Trial, Multicenter Study
IN malnutrition, severe, children The Use of
antibiotics, amoxicillin or cefdinir for 7 days, in addition to ready-to-use therapeutic food
As Treatment, Acute
Is better Than
placebo
To improve recovery from malnutrition (89% with amox VS 85% control) and reduce mortality (5% amox VS 7.4% control)