Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

Consultative meeting to review evidence and research priorities in the management of ARI

World Health Organization

Publication details

Number of pages: 26
Publication date: 2004
Languages: English
WHO reference number: WHO/FCH/CAH/04.2



Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development with many collaborators around the world has been supporting clinical research on various aspects of the acute respiratory infections. Many of the research projects have been completed and a meeting of experts was held from 29th September to 1 October 2003 to discuss the results of those projects. The group recommended some changes to be made in the existing ARI case management guidelines and also identified some key areas for future research.