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Household screening doubles detection of TB cases

January 17, 2018
In the Journals

Teenage cannabis, cigarette use may heighten risk for later psychosis

January 17, 2018
Study findings showed that adolescents who use cannabis or tobacco are at increased risk for subsequent psychotic experiences; however, this association was greater…

AAFP: ‘Time to get the job done on CHIP’

January 17, 2018
AAFP’s president told Healio Family Medicine the time for disagreement on funding the Children’s Health Insurance Program needs to be concluded, in light of…

Flu widespread in US; no antiviral resistance reported

January 17, 2018
Influenza is widespread across virtually the entire continental United States this season, and H3N2 remains the dominant circulating strain, CDC officials said during a…
In the Journals

Rhinovirus affects bacterial infection risk as infants age

January 17, 2018
Although human rhinovirus in febrile infants did not change the risk of bacterial infections in very young infants, it was a factor in the risk of invasive bacterial…
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Critical Assessment of an Ocular Photoscreener

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, December 19, 2017
To determine the accuracy of the PlusoptiX A12 photoscreener (PlusoptiX, Inc., Atlanta, GA) in detecting amblyopia or…
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HPV Immunization: Ensuring Your Patients Do Not Slip through the Cracks

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV) continue to be below those of other vaccines recommended for…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Noninfectious bloodmeals increase vector competence of Aedes aegypti

November 8, 2017
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