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Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea

new insights : proceedings of an international symposium sponsored by the Janssen Research Foundation in Beerse, Belgium on 15-16 January 1981

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Published by Janssen Pharmaceutical Limited in Marlow, Bucks .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Conference proceedings.

Statementedited by N.W. Read.
SeriesClinical research reviews. Supplement 1 -- Vol. 1
ContributionsRead, N. W., Janssen Research Foundation.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22341545M
ISBN 100950772909

diarrhoea (dī′ə-rē′ə) n. Chiefly British Variant of diarrhea. diarrhoea (ˌdaɪəˈrɪə) or diarrhea n (Medicine) frequent and copious discharge of abnormally liquid faeces [C from Late Latin, from Greek diarrhoia, from diarrhein to flow through, from dia- + rhein to flow] ˌdiarˈrhoeal, ˌdiarˈrhoeic ˌdiarˈrheal, ˌdiarˈrheic adj. “Traveller’s diarrhoea can be unpleasant and stop you from enjoying your holiday. For certain groups it can be particularly dangerous due to dehydration. You should take precautions while travelling in at-risk locations but taking 'just-in-case' antibiotics with you is a good idea in case you can’t access medical treatment.”.

The main cause of death from acute diarrhoea is dehydration, which results from the loss of fluid and electrolytes in diarrhoeal stools. Other important causes of death are dysentery and undernutrition. Diarrhoea is an important cause of undernutrition. This is because patients eat less during diarrhoea and their ability to absorb nutrients is reduced; moreover, nutrient . Diarrhoea definition is - chiefly British spelling of diarrhea.

Diarrhoea kills children every daymore than AIDS, malaria, and measles co— m-bined [1]. Of million deaths in children younger than 5 years in , 64% ( million) were attributable to infectious causes. Diarrhoea diseases contributed to % ( million) of all death. Between and , the global burden of deaths inFile Size: 2MB. The book first tackles the connections between diarrhea and malnutrition, and then provides a model that further explains the relationship. The authors suggest that poverty is the main cause of the two abnormal conditions, and they refer to books and .


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When young children suddenly experience the onset of diarrhoea, with or without vomiting, infective gastroenteritis is by far the most common explanation.

A range of enteric viruses, bacteria and protozoal pathogens may be responsible. Viral infections account for most cases in the developed world.

Gastroenteritis is very common, with many infants and young children. This chapter gives treatment guidelines on the management of acute diarrhoea (with severe, some or no dehydration), persistent diarrhoea and dysentery in children aged 1 week to 5 years.

Assessment of severely malnourished children is described in sections and The three essential elements in the management of all children with diarrhoea are rehydration therapy. Diarrhoea is defined as the passage of abnormally liquid or unformed stools associated with increased frequency (three or more bowel movement a day) of defecation (1).

this definition may not correspond to the patient's understanding of diarrhoea. Majority of patients complain of diarrhoea based on the consistency of the stool rather than the.

Travelers’ diarrhea (TD) is the most predictable travel-related illness. Attack rates range from 30% to 70% of travelers, depending on the destination and season of travel.

Traditionally, it was thought that TD could be prevented by following simple recommendations such as “boil it, cook it, peel it, or forget it,” but studies have found. Book Review by Dr Ibrahim U. Mhaisker. The Homoeopathic Therapeutics Diarrhoea book Diarrhoea, Dysentry, Cholera, Cholera Morbus, Cholera Infantum, and All other Loose Evacuations of the Bowels.

James B. Bell. It is one of the type of clinical repertories which is based on the Diarrhoea book evacuations of the bowels. • Diarrhea can have a detrimental impact on childhood growth and cognitive development. • About 88% of diarrhea-associated. deaths. are attributable to unsafe water, inadequate sanitation, and insufficient hygiene.

• Rotavirus is the leading cause of acute diarrhea and causes about 40% of hospitalizations for diarrhea in children under 5. A companion book References on diarrhoea contains related background articles that summarize current research and provide additional information on most topics covered in this text.

This is available1 to medical school libraries and other institutions conducting training in diarrhoea case management. Diarrhoea is a leading killer of children, accounting for approximately 8 per cent of all deaths among children under age 5 worldwide in This translates to over 1, young children dying each day, or aboutchildren a year, despite the availability of simple effective treatment.

Most deaths from diarrhoea occur among children less than 2 years of age living in South Asia. Diarrhea is loose and watery stool during a bowel movement. It’s said that you “have diarrhea” when it happens more than three times in a day. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and.

In most cases, replacing lost fluid to prevent dehydration is the only treatment necessary. Medicines that stop diarrhoea may be helpful in some cases, but they are not recommended for people whose diarrhoea is from a bacterial infection or parasite, stopping the diarrhoea traps the organism in the intestines, prolonging the : Lybrate.

This book helps bring the busy practitioner up to date with recent developments in research on diarrhea that has taken place over the past 10 years. The causes of diarrhea are very diverse and include infections, allergies, chronic inflammatory diseases, tumors and inborn errors of intestinal digestion and transport.

The global importance of diarrheal deaths and illnessess, as well as 4/5(1). traveller's diarrhoea (antibiotic prophylaxis and treatment regimes) antibiotics in travellers diarrhoea: What malaria prevention should be advised for travellers going on cruises.

malaria prophylaxis and lastminute travellers: Pages with "diarrhoea" in the title are: diarrhoea. Getting traveller's diarrhoea can totally ruin your holiday and unfortunately it’s fairly common.

Thankfully for most people who do succumb to the illness, it’s mild and gets better after a few days. But there are many things you can do to reduce your risk of getting diarrhoea so that you can enjoy your : Dr Colin Tidy.

DIARRHEA (Infectious Diarrhea) Diarrhea is defined as: 1) an increase in the number of stools over what is normal for that person, and 2) stools which are not formed (i.e., loose and watery and take the shape of the container they are in).

(NOTE: Breast-fed babies may have stools that are. normally. not formed).File Size: 55KB. diarrhoea (dī′ə-rē′ə) n. Chiefly British Variant of diarrhea. diarrhea (dī'ă-rē'ă) An abnormally frequent discharge of semisolid or fluid fecal matter from the bowel. Synonym(s): diarrhoea.

diarrhoia, fr. dia, through, + rhoia, a flow, a flux] diarrhoea The result of unduly rapid transit of the bowel contents so that there is. Inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract (Stomach e and Small Intestine) Typical presentation is Vomiting followed by Diarrhea. Most typically secondary to Viral Gastroenteritis.

Can also be caused by Bacteria with ingestion of preformed toxin. Frequent liquid stools. Adults: > g/day of stool (at least 3 Bowel Movement s daily). acute diarrhoea continues to exact a high toll on children in developing countries.

Oral rehydration salts (ORS) and oral rehydration therapy (ORT), adopted by UNICEF and WHO in the late s, have been successful in helping manage diarrhoea among children. It is estimated that in the s, more than 1 million deaths related to diarrhoeaFile Size: KB.

It is a homoeopathic therapeutics of diarrhoea,dysentery,cholera morbus,cholrea infantum and all the other loose evacuations of the bowel. It is a regional repertory or a special repertory which I related or limited to particular condition.

CONSTRUCTION: The book is divided into 3 parts –I]introduction. Ii]Mm part. iii-repertory part. Diarrhoea will usually clear up without treatment after a few days, particularly if it's caused by an infection.

In children, diarrhoea will usually pass within 5 to 7 days and will rarely last longer than 2 weeks. In adults, diarrhoea usually improves within 2 to 4 days, although some infections can last a week or more. Excerpt from How to Raise Chicks, Including Revision of Facts About White Diarrhoea: A Practical Book That Tells How to Select and Manage Breeding Fowls, What You Want to Know About Foods and Feeding, How to Get Hatchable Eggs, How to Hatch With Hens or Incubators, How to Brood and Raise Chicks, What White Diarrhoea Is and How to Prevent It is hoped, friend Author: Prince T Woods.

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How to Raise Chicks, Including Revision of Facts About White Diarrhoea: A Practical Book That Tells .Diarrhoea Diarrhoea is a condition in which stools discharge from the bowels in a liquid form or frequently. Diarrhoea can occur due to various causes including quick stool passage through the intestine, excess fluid secretion into the intestine, or reduction in .Get this from a library!

Diarrhoea. [Guenter J Krejs;] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and .