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Pediatric Asthma Yardstick aids physicians in stepping up treatment

Pediatric Asthma Yardstick aids physicians in stepping up treatment
July 13, 2018
In the Journals

Reported penicillin allergy increases chance of drug-resistant infection

July 3, 2018
The use of alternative antibiotics in those with a reported penicillin allergy accounts for over half of the increased risk of methicillin-resistant Staphylcoccus
In the Journals

Newest member of allergic march: eosinophilic esophagitis

June 29, 2018
A link found between allergic comorbidities and an eosinophilic esophagitis diagnosis suggests that the painful inflammation of the esophagus may be a late manifestation…
In the Journals

Tonsillectomies, adenoidectomies increase risk of later disease in children

June 27, 2018
Pediatric tonsillectomies and adenoidectomies increase the risk of upper respiratory tract diseases and slightly increase the risk for other infectious and allergic
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Primary Care Asthma Management: Inhaled Corticosteroids and Other Clinical Pearls

Pediatric Annals, February 2017, Volume 46 Issue 2
Most children in the United States with intermittent, mild, and moderate persistent asthma are cared for by primary…
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CME CNE

Managing Uncontrolled Allergic Asthma in Children: Targeting Treatment by Phenotype

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

Approximately 8.6% of children (under age 18 years) in the United States have asthma, which commonly develops before 5…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: New early peanut introduction guidelines must undo ‘years of misconceptions’

October 28, 2017
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