Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology

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Year
: 1996  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 11--14

The nutritional management of acute diarrhea


William C MacLean 
 Pediatric Nutrition Research and Development, Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories, Columbus. Ohio, USA

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William C MacLean
Pediatric Nutrition Research & Development, Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories, Columbus, Ohio
USA

Acute diarrhea may have a profound effect on nutritional status worldwide. After rehvdra­tion, proper nutritional management can mitigate these effects. This paper discusses the advantages and disadvantages of continued feeding, emphasizing that breastfeeding should not be stopped during episodes of acute diarrhea.


How to cite this article:
MacLean WC. The nutritional management of acute diarrhea.Saudi J Gastroenterol 1996;2:11-14


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MacLean WC. The nutritional management of acute diarrhea. Saudi J Gastroenterol [serial online] 1996 [cited 2021 Oct 19 ];2:11-14
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