Pediatric ID

Top Story

WHO raises concern about infectious disease risk in Syrian settlement

January 17, 2019
In the Journals

Rate of late-onset GBS in infants surpasses early-onset cases

January 17, 2019
The rate of early-onset disease caused by group B Streptococcus, or GBS, has decreased among infants in the United States between 2006 and 2015, according to research…
FDA News

FDA approves Tdap vaccine Adacel for repeat vaccination

January 15, 2019
The FDA has approved the expanded use of Adacel for repeat vaccination to help protect against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, Sanofi Pasteur announced. Adacel is the…
In the Journals

Almost 16% of pediatric transplant recipients hospitalized with vaccine-preventable diseases

January 15, 2019
Children receiving solid organ transplants — especially lung, heart, intestine and multivisceral transplants — are hospitalized with vaccine-preventable…
More Headlines »
CME

Test Your Knowledge on the Persisting Challenge of RSV Infection: The Wheel of Knowledge Competition!

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in children worldwide. It…
More »
In the Journals

AAP, ACIP’s previous FluMist recommendations supported by 2013-2016 data

January 7, 2019
Concerns about the effectiveness of the quadivalent, live-attenuated influenza vaccine, or LAIV4, prompted both the AAP…
More »
Video
Meeting News

VIDEO: E. coli outbreak in rural community linked to bull manure

April 22, 2018
More »