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The impact of albendazole treatment on the incidence of viral- and bacterial-induced diarrhea in school children in southern Vietnam: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

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Anthelmintics are one of the more commonly available classes of drugs to treat infections by parasitic helminths (especially nematodes) in the human intestinal tract. As a result of their cost-effectiveness, mass school-based deworming programs are becoming routine practice in developing countries. However, experimental and clinical evidence suggests that anthelmintic treatments may increase susceptibility to other gastrointestinal infections caused by bacteria, viruses, or protozoa. Hypothes...

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10.1186/s13063-016-1406-1

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National Science Foundation
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DoctoralDissertationImprovementGrant(JML
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Grand Challenges in Health Program
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Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research
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BioMed Central
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Volume:
17
Issue:
1
Article number:
279
Publication date:
2016-06-06
Acceptance date:
2016-05-25
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1745-6215
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27266697
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English
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2017-09-11

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