Bacterial Infections

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Antibiotic spectrum index improves evaluation of stewardship program

August 15, 2019

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In the Journals

Risk for kidney scarring spikes with two or more febrile UTIs

August 13, 2019
Children with more than one febrile UTI are at a significantly increased risk for kidney scarring, according to findings published in JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers wrote…
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Phase 2 study shows Avycaz is safe, effective in kids with cUTIs

August 5, 2019
Children with complicated UTIs were safely and effectively treated with the combination antibiotic Avycaz compared with cefepime, according to findings from a phase 2…
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Clofazimine safe, well-tolerated alternative for M. abscessus infection

August 2, 2019
Clofazimine was a safe and well-tolerated part of a multidrug regimen used to treat children with odontogenic Mycobacterium abscessus infection that was caused during…
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Original Article

Persistent Avascular Retina in Infants With a History of Type 2 Retinopathy of Prematurity: To Treat or Not to Treat?

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, July/August 2019, Volume 56 Issue 4
To investigate persistent avascular retina in infants with type 2 retinopathy of permaturity (ROP) that persisted after…
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Clinical Insights in Pediatrics; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Diagnosis and Management in Primary Care

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is the most common chronic inflammatory arthritis in the pediatric population…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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