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close this bookTreating Measles in Children (Document & Slides) (WHO - OMS, 1997, 60 p.)
close this folderPart 5. GENERAL MANAGEMENT
View the document29. Essential components of management
View the document30. Relieving common symptoms - fever, cough and blocked nose
View the document31. Relieving common symptoms - eye and mouth care
View the document32. Providing nutritional support
View the document33. Giving vitamin A
View the document34. Vitamin A dosage
View the document35. Informing and advising the mother
View the document36. Reasons for immediate return to clinic
View the documentSummary of Part 5

Summary of Part 5

You should now be familiar with:

· the general principles of managing cases of measles

· treating common symptoms of measles

· providing nutritional support including vitamin A

· informing the mother about measles, including how to tell whether the child needs to be brought back to the clinic/hospital if complications develop.