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Inherited genetic factors explain most of the variation in ASD occurrence

July 17, 2019
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Which probiotics or combination of probiotics hold the most promise for C. difficile prevention?

Infectious Diseases in Children, July 2019
POINT CDI — a battle we must fight in the war on antibiotic resistance — is uniquely complex and multifactorial. Several tactics are required to keep this…
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Studies offer conflicting evidence on probiotics for CDI prevention

Infectious Diseases in Children, July 2019
Although guidelines do not recommend probiotics for the prevention of Clostridioides difficile infection, or CDI, researchers continue to study them as a potential…
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Gene therapies: Up and coming ... and expensive

Infectious Diseases in Children, July 2019
Edward A. Bell, PharmD, BCPS
The treatment of serious medical diseases affecting the pediatric population has seen significant advancements in recent years, with several gene therapies newly labeled…
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An uncommon manifestation of a common summertime problem

Infectious Diseases in Children, July 2019
James H. Brien, DO
A previously healthy 16-year-old male was admitted to the hospital with severe scrotal and penile swelling. The onset of the problem was 6 days earlier, beginning with…
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A Rare Case of Anterior Segment Ischemia Following Wright's Modification of the Hummelsheim Procedure for Total Lateral Rectus Muscle Palsy

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Volume -2147483648
Online Only, July 8, 2019
A 53-year-old woman presented with diplopia and deviation of the left eye for the past 3 years. She had non-resolving…
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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…
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VIDEO: Sleep deprivation ‘epidemic’ has professional, health ramifications

April 29, 2019
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