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FDA approves Tdap vaccine Adacel for repeat vaccination

FDA approves Tdap vaccine Adacel for repeat vaccination
January 15, 2019
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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…

Greater impairments seen in adolescents with sports-related concussions vs. extreme fractures

January 15, 2019
Temporary impairments in health-related quality of life correlated with sports-related concussions in adolescents compared with sports-related extreme fractures;…
Guest Editorial

A welcome improvement in vision screening efficiency

January 15, 2019
In this guest editorial, David Brottman, MD, FAAP, a recently retired pediatrician in Arlington, Illinois, discusses device-based vision screening strategies for
In the Journals

Q&A: NJ law now requires health insurers to cover donated breast milk

January 14, 2019
A New Jersey law went into effect on Jan. 1, 2019, requiring all health insurers in the state to cover donated human breast milk for infants under certain circumstances
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Acute Onset Esotropia From Excessive Smartphone Use in a Teenager

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Volume -2147483648
Online Only, December 20, 2018
Acute acquired comitant esotropia secondary to smartphone use is a newly described phenomenon. This case report…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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VIDEO: Thorough consideration of history essential in food allergy diagnosis

November 20, 2018
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