Indian Journal of Public Health


Year
: 1990  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 48--53

Global review on ORT (oral rehydration therapy) programme with special reference to Indian scene.


K Sarkar, BK Sircar, S Roy, BC Deb, AB Biswas, R Biswas 
 National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Calcutta

Correspondence Address:
K Sarkar
National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Calcutta

This communication is an attempt to review the status and implementation of the Oral Rehydration Therapy in the programme for Control for Diarrhoeal Diseases. The Global and the Indian situations are separately discussed, with more emphasis on the latter. Use of Home Available Fluids (HAF), Salt Sugar Solution (SSS). Commercial packets of ORS and the Government supplied packets of ORS are also assessed.


How to cite this article:
Sarkar K, Sircar B K, Roy S, Deb B C, Biswas A B, Biswas R. Global review on ORT (oral rehydration therapy) programme with special reference to Indian scene. Indian J Public Health 1990;34:48-53


How to cite this URL:
Sarkar K, Sircar B K, Roy S, Deb B C, Biswas A B, Biswas R. Global review on ORT (oral rehydration therapy) programme with special reference to Indian scene. Indian J Public Health [serial online] 1990 [cited 2020 Jul 7 ];34:48-53
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