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IDSA updates infectious diarrhea guidelines for first time since 2001

IDSA updates infectious diarrhea guidelines for first time since 2001
October 19, 2017

For the first time since 2001, the Infectious Diseases Society of America has updated its practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of infectious diarrhea.

The new guidelines, published today in Clinical Infectious Diseases, include seven tables that clinicians can reference for information about how patients become infected, their symptoms, clinical presentations and appropriate therapies, including recommended antimicrobial, fluid and nutritional management.

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