Table 1

Quality assessment of trials of antibiotics for the treatment of cholera

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)


Das et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13(Suppl 3):S10   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-S3-S10

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