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RSV burden extends beyond 5 years after acute infection

June 24, 2019
In the Journals

Bacteremic CAP uncommon in kids

June 20, 2019
Bacteremia is uncommon among children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia, or CAP, according to a study published in Pediatrics. However, bacteremic children…
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Smartphone recordings of coughs accurately diagnose respiratory conditions

June 20, 2019
A smartphone app that records coughs can diagnose children with respiratory conditions, including asthma, pneumonia and bronchiolitis, with an accuracy comparable to a…

1 million child-friendly TB courses ordered since 2016

June 17, 2019
Approximately 1 million treatment courses of new tuberculosis medicines designed for easy administration in children have been ordered by 93 countries since they were…
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Special Issue Article

Less is More: Evidence-Based Management of Bronchiolitis

Pediatric Annals, July 2017, Volume 46 Issue 7
Bronchiolitis is a common cause of outpatient visits and hospitalization in children younger than age 2 years. Despite…
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Test Your Knowledge on the Persisting Challenge of RSV Infection: The Wheel of Knowledge Competition!

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in children worldwide. It…
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Maternal immunization confers needed infant protection against influenza, pertussis

November 20, 2016
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