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Injury more likely in pitchers who throw more than 100 pitches weekly

October 24, 2014

Young baseball pitchers who threw more than 100 pitches weekly were found to be at a heightened risk for acromial apophysiolysis, according to recently published data.

“We believe that as a result of overuse, edema develops and the acromion bone does not fuse normally,” study author Johannes B. Roedl, MD, said in a press release.

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Safety concerns common reason for hepatitis B vaccine refusal

October 24, 2014
SAN DIEGO — Safety and uncertainty involving the risk for hepatitis B are reasons for barriers to vaccine uptake, according to recent study findings presented at…
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Volatile organic compounds accurate biomarkers for IBS in children

October 24, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Volatile organic compounds were accurate in diagnosing irritable bowel syndrome among pediatric patients, according to data presented at the ACG…
In the Journals

Children showed high incidence of reported food hypersensitivity

October 23, 2014
Swedish schoolchildren showed a high incidence of perceived food hypersensitivity, particularly to cow’s milk, according to recent study results.Researchers…
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Predictors of Childhood Obesity and Pathogenesis of Comorbidities

Pediatric Annals, September 2014, Volume 43 Issue 9
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Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

In the past two decades, the field of pediatric hospital medicine has grown from a niche entity to a recognized area of…
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Pediatric physical therapist talks emerging trends in treatment and rehabilitation of ACL injuries

October 23, 2014
DEAL, N.J. — Maureen C. Suhr, PT, DPT, PCS, talks about the emerging trends in treatment and rehabilitation of…
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