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WHO lists 10 ‘urgent’ global health challenges for the new decade

January 14, 2020
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Over 49K RSV hospitalizations estimated among young children in a single season

January 10, 2020
Respiratory syncytial virus causes a significant burden in children aged younger than 2 years. Results from a study published in the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious
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Nebulized normal saline may serve as active treatment in acute viral bronchiolitis

January 8, 2020
A recent meta-analysis published in JAMA Pediatrics suggests that nebulized normal saline may be considered an active treatment as opposed to a placebo in studies…
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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.  
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CME Article

Invasive Pneumococcal Disease and the Need for the New 13-Valent Pneumococcal Vaccine

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
Up to 1 million children, mostly in developing countries, die annually from infections caused by Streptococcus…
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Meeting News

Maternal immunization confers needed infant protection against influenza, pertussis

November 20, 2016
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