TABLE 8

Mean Duration of Persistent Diarrhea

ReferenceN1N2LowerUpperEffectSEP
Sachdev et al18 (1990)2020−0.1231.1820.5300.322.096
Roy et al21 (1998)7368−0.2010.4660.1330.169.430
Penny et al35 (1999)87860.1340.7420.4380.154.004
Bhutta et al33 (1999)4344−0.2950.5580.1320.215.537
Khatun et al34 (2001)2424−0.1671.0100.4220.292.144
Fixed combined (5)2472420.1200.4780.2990.091.001