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AADAustralian Antarctic Division (Australia's Antarctic program)
AADAzure Active Directory (Microsoft)
AADAmerican Academy of Dermatology
AADAlmost a Doctor
AADAverage Absolute Deviation
AADAcid-Ash Diet (nutrition)
AADActive Acoustic Device
AADAutodesk Architectural Desktop
AADAdvanced Agile Device
AADAscii Adjust before Division
AADAccess to Archival Database
AADAccess to Archival Databases (US NARA)
AADAdministrative Accompanying Document (various organizations)
AADAviation Accident Database (US NTSB)
AADAccompanying Administrative Document (UK)
AADAutomatic Activation Device
AADAntibiotic-Associated Diarrhea
AADAssistant Area Director (various locations)
AADAmerican Academy of Diplomacy (est. 1983; Washington, DC)
AADAdditional Authenticated Data (WPA-CCMP encryption)
AADAcademic Achievement Division (various locations)
AADArmed and Dangerous (video game)
AADArbeids- og Administrasjonsdepartementet (Norwegian: Ministry of Labour and Government Administration)
AADAdvanced Agility Dog (dog agility title)
AADAnti-Arrhythmic Drugs
AADAdvanced Air Defense (missile intercept system)
AADArgumentation et Analyse du Discours (French: Argumentation and Discourse Analysis)
AADAmerican Annals of the Deaf
AADAssistant Athletic Director
AADArmy Air Defense
AADAir Assault Division
AADAnalog Analog Digital (audio CD recording format, recording/mixing/mastering)
AADAdvanced Academic Degree
AADAdvanced Animal Diagnostics
AADAnnual Aggregate Deductible (insurance)
AADAutomotive Analysis Division (University of Michigan)
AADArea Air Defence
AADAssigned Altitude Deviation
AADAlabama Association of the Deaf
AADAide et Assistance à Domicile (French: Home Help and Support)
AADArchive of Art and Design
AADAnalog Alignment Diskette
AADAssociate Art Director
AADAdvanced Ammunition Depot
AADAuthorized AutoCAD Dealer
AADAutomated Application Development (software development)
AADAngolan Action for Development (Angola)
AADAdmission And Disposition
AADAffirmative Action Division (various local governments)
AADAlpha-Aminoadipic Acid
AADAustin Association of the Deaf (Texas)
AADAttitude Anomaly Detector
AADAmerican Academy of Denturity
AADAlaska Association of the Deaf
AADAppeals Arbitration Division (ICAS)
AADAdvanced Access and Disablement
AADArkansas Association of the Deaf, Inc.
AADAccess Approval Document
AADAutomatic Actuation Device
AADAircraft Armament Division
AADAcronym/Abbreviation Definition
AADAutomatic Adaptive Detection
AADAirborne Assault Division
AADAllowance Appendix Documentation
AADAllgemeiner Anlagedienst
AADAll About Dollars
AADArmoured Amphibious Dozer
AADAtomic Absorption Detector
AADAdvanced Alloy Development
AADArmy Automation Directorate
AADAnalysis & Application Division
AADAdditive Accumulative of Damages
AADAcquisition Activities Division
AADAdvanced Acoustic Decoy
AADAdvanced Alloy Duct (test)
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Havill, "Nosocomial antibiotic-associated diarrhea associated with enterotoxin-producing strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus," American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
Butler, "Nutrition economic evaluation of a probiotic in the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea," Frontiers in Pharmacology, vol.
Antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD) is a common complication of antibiotic treatment, most likely because beneficial bacterial microbes in the gut are outnumbered: for example, a factor of 100 pathogenic cells to 10 protective cells.
Probiotics for prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. J Clin Gastroenterol.
Two recent systematic reviews have shown favorable support for using probiotics in the prevention and treatment of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (Hempel et al., 2012; McFarland, 2010).
"There have been some studies that suggest that eating the yogurt DanActive (a probiotic product) when taking antibiotics did reduce the incidence of antibiotic-associated diarrhea."
Executives say the product, which is designed to manage antibiotic-associated diarrhea, is safe for children as young as two months old.
The organism produces two exotoxins: toxin A (primarily an enterotoxin) and toxin B (a cell cytotoxin); it is believed to be responsible for 15%-25% of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Although pseudomembranous colitis has been the hallmark of infection, the clinical presentation of C.
Mechanisms and management of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Clin Infect Dis 1998; 27 : 702-10.
These scientific studies strengthen the positive influence of probiotics in maintaining and improving health and quality of life including preventive and therapeutic application possibilities on infectious or antibiotic-associated diarrhea, influence on the intestinal flora, and the reduction of pathogenic mircoorganisms, metabolites, and enzymes as well as immunostimulating properties and the reduction of allergenic and atopic complaints.
"They work by balancing the yeast levels in your gut, and they fight the bad bacteria, meaning less bloating and gas, and more regular digestion." These good bacteria have also been proven to shorten the course of infectious diarrhea in children, lessen antibiotic-associated diarrhea, and may help "maintain remission of ulcerative colitis and prevent a relapse of Crohn's disease," according to the Harvard Women's Health Watch newsletter.
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