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New OPAT guidelines emphasize role of ID specialist

November 13, 2018
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USPSTF: Screen adults for unhealthy alcohol use

November 13, 2018
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently issued final recommendations that stated adults older than 18 years, including pregnant women, should be screened for…
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
ORLANDO — Twenty children and six adults were killed in a mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.    At the AAP National
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AAP updates guidance on sport-related concussions in youth

November 12, 2018
Up to 1.9 million children are estimated to have concussions in the United States each year, and these injuries may be underreported among young athletes, according to a…
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Mental health service use, treatment up among college students

November 12, 2018
A study measuring population-level trends in a nationwide cohort of U.S. college students found that mental health service utilization and treatment increased…
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Analysis of Macular Vessel Density and Foveal Avascular Zone Using Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Children With Amblyopia

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, October 30, 2018
To quantify the foveal avascular zone and the whole, parafoveal, and foveal vessel density of superficial and deep…
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Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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