Surveillance Study of Acute Gastroenteritis in Hospitalized Children
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||acute gastroenteritis, diarrhea, dehydration|
|Sponsor||Shaikh Ragheb Harb Hospital|
|Start date||July 2014|
|End date||December 2014|
|Trial size||150 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02245139, SRHH12014|
Acute gastroenteritis is a common cause of hospital admission and health office visits and have a huge burden on the economy of developing countries. The investigators proposed this observational prospective study during summer period in a community and tertiary care hospital in a rural area of Lebanon to investigate the etiologies and age distribution of admitted cases to general pediatric floor from the age of 1 month up to the age of 14 years.
time frame: 1 year
Male or female participants from 1 month up to 13 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - acute gastroenteritis Exclusion Criteria: - immunodeficiency - malnutrition
|Official title||Surveillance Study of Acute Gastroenteritis Etiologies in Hospitalized Children|
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