Understanding instructions for oral rehydration therapy

T. O. Eisemon, V. L. Patel

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Oral rehydration mixtures are readily available in rural Kenya, but the instructions that accompany them are not always clear. Mothers will understand such instructions more readily if they explain the principles of oral rehydration and describe in a logical way the sequence of procedures to be followed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)365-368
Number of pages4
JournalWorld Health Forum
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1989


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Eisemon, T. O., & Patel, V. L. (1989). Understanding instructions for oral rehydration therapy. World Health Forum, 10(3-4), 365-368.