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Moxidectin plus albendazole reduces egg burden of trichuriasis worm

June 20, 2018

Tickborne diseases are on the rise: What PCPs need to know

June 20, 2018
In the United States, diseases from tick bites have more than doubled since 2004 and are increasingly threatening public health, according to the CDC. As we approach the…
In the Journals

Recommended malarial treatment leaves young children, pregnant women underdosed

June 18, 2018
Treatment regimens currently recommended for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria may be inadequate for pregnant women during the second and third trimesters and

FDA approves moxidectin to treat river blindness

June 14, 2018
The FDA has approved moxidectin 8 mg oral for the treatment of river blindness in patients older than 12 years, according to a press release. River blindness, caused by…
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CME Article

Tick-borne Diseases

Pediatric Annals, July 2007, Volume 36 Issue 7
Ticks are blood-sucking arthropods which can act as vectors for numerous infections. The most common tick-borne…
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Pediatric Rheumatology: June 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Of all the areas of pediatric practice, none can seem more daunting or require a higher index of suspicion than…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Timely diagnosis crucial to reduce needless testing, hospitalization for infant UTIs

November 23, 2016
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