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1 million child-friendly TB courses ordered since 2016

1 million child-friendly TB courses ordered since 2016
June 17, 2019

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Model identifies ideal vancomycin concentrations for infants

June 17, 2019
Researchers have developed a population-based pharmacokinetic model to identify target levels for vancomycin treatment so that infants infected with Staphylococcus
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S. aureus puts kids with severe eczema at higher risk for food allergy

June 12, 2019
Numerous studies have implicated Staphylococcus aureus in the development of eczema. Now, in a secondary analysis of the Learning About Peanut Allergy, or LEAP, study…
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Just one antibiotic course could contribute to resistance

June 11, 2019
One course of antibiotics could expand the gut resistome in children, according to the results of a randomized clinical trial published in Clinical Infectious
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Treatment and Prevention of Pediatric Sunburn

Pediatric Annals, June 2019, Volume 48 Issue 6
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and risk for melanoma is greatly increased with a serious…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Physicians must nurture the engaged patient

April 13, 2019
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