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Limiting blood culture use did not reduce antibiotic use

Limiting blood culture use did not reduce antibiotic use
February 21, 2019
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Separating myths from realities regarding food allergies

February 21, 2019
There are a number of misconceptions about food allergy, and primary care physicians can best serve their patients by dispelling those inaccuracies, experts told Healio
In the Journals

Reduced efficacy from repeat flu vaccination depends on vaccine type, strain

February 20, 2019
Repeat immunization with inactivated influenza vaccine appears to reduce children’s antibody responses to influenza strains A(H1N1)pdm09 and B, according to…
In the Journals

2-question screen predicts adolescent risk for alcohol use disorder

February 20, 2019
A two-question screening tool accurately predicted a diagnosis of alcohol use disorder in adolescents, according to research published in Pediatrics. “The early…
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FDA approves Egaten for fascioliasis in US patients

February 18, 2019
The FDA recently approved Egaten for the treatment of patients aged 6 years or older with fascioliasis in the United States, according to a press release. Fascioliasis…
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HPV Vaccine in Adolescents

Pediatric Annals, February 2019, Volume 48 Issue 2
Human papillomavirus (HPV), the most common sexually transmitted viral infection worldwide, is the causative agent for…
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Youth Suicide: August 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

Suicidal ideation and behavior, as well as death by suicide, in children and adolescents present a particularly…
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VIDEO: AAP president discusses priorities for children's health

November 4, 2018
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