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Table 1 Quality assessment of trials of antibiotics for the treatment of cholera

From: Antibiotics for the treatment of Cholera, Shigella and Cryptosporidiumin children

Quality Assessment Summary of Findings
  Directness No of events  
No of studies Design Limitations Consistency Generalizability to population of interest Generalizability to intervention of interest Intervention Control Relative Risk (95% CI)
Clinical Failure (Antibiotics vs. Placebo): Low Outcome Quality
01[23] RCT Only a single study   In developing country Hospital based 8 20 0.37 (0.19, 0.71)
Bacteriological Failure (Antibiotics vs. Placebo): Low Outcome Quality
01[23] RCT Only a single study   In developing country Hospital based 6 22 0.25 (0.12, 0.53)