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Decolonization reduces parent-to-child S. aureus transmission in NICU

Decolonization reduces parent-to-child <i>S. aureus </i>transmission in NICU
January 15, 2020
In the Journals

Top 10 most-read Infectious Diseases in Children stories of 2019

January 2, 2020
To kick off the new year, IDC has assembled a list of the 10 most-read stories of 2019. Please follow the links to access the full stories.  
Eye on ID

Antibiotic dogma, dictums and myths: Do we still hold these ‘truths’ to be self-evident?

Infectious Disease News, December 2019
Larry M. Bush, MD, FACP; Donald Kaye, MD, MACP
In the current era of medicine, the creation of practice guidelines and the care we provide to our patients are based on a combination of data gathered from 1)…
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Stewardship in the pediatrician’s office: It’s about time to get antibiotic smart

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2019
Asif Noor, MD, FAAP; Ulka Kothari, MD
Antibiotics treat common childhood infections such as streptococcal pharyngitis and otitis media. Additionally, antibiotics treat serious infections such as sepsis…
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Feature Article

The Health of Children Who Are Immigrants and Refugees: A Review for the General Pediatrician

Pediatric Annals, November 2019, Volume 48 Issue 11
The United States is home to many immigrants and refugees; therefore, pediatricians who care for these vulnerable…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Ronald M. Laxer, MDCM, FRCPC, addresses rheumatologic disease 'masquerading' as infection

November 24, 2019
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