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The incidence, aetiology, and adverse clinical consequences of less severe diarrhoeal episodes among infants and children residing in low-income and middle-income countries: a 12-month case-control study as a follow-on to the Global Enteric Multicenter Study (GEMS)

Karen L Kotloff, Dilruba Nasrin, William C Blackwelder, Yukun Wu, Tamer Farag, Sandra Panchalingham, Samba O Sow, Dipika Sur, Anita KM Zaidi, Abu SG Faruque, Debasish Saha, Pedro L Alonso, Boubou Tamboura, Doh Sanogo, Uma Onwuchekwa, Byomkesh Manna, Thandavarayan Ramamurthy, Suman Kanungo, Shahnawaz Ahmed, Shahida Qureshi Show all

The Lancet Global Health | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2019


Awarded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Funding Acknowledgements

Funding for the study was provided by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (OPP1033572). We thank the children who participated in these studies and their families, and the dedicated physicians, nurses, scientists, and staff at each study site for their dedication and outstanding performance of clinical and laboratory study activities. We thank Anna Roose, Yuanyuan Liang, and Helen Powell, for their assistance with statistical analysis and Sofie Livio and Nurulla Sayed for their technical assistance in the laboratory.