Respiratory Infections

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Pediatric measles infection increases risk of COPD by middle age

March 21, 2018

Worst flu season in years hits pediatric patients hard

Infectious Diseases in Children, March 2018
The worst influenza season in years has gripped much of the United States, leading to the highest rate of influenza-related hospitalizations in recent history, including…
Meeting News

1 month of TB prophylaxis as effective as 9 months

March 5, 2018
BOSTON — A 1-month antibiotic regimen to prevent active tuberculosis in patients living with HIV was just as effective and caused fewer adverse events than a…
Meeting News

Bronchiolitis in infancy tied to ear infections, pneumonia, antibiotic use

March 5, 2018
Infants who experience bronchiolitis during respiratory syncytial virus season within their first 6 months of life are more likely to have otitis media, pneumonia and
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Immunizations for Internationally Adopted Children

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
From 2000 to 2009, nearly 200,000 children were adopted from outside the United States.1 Although numbers have…
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Menstruation: September 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Menstruation is still considered a key developmental milestone, signaling not only passage into young adulthood but…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Despite measures, infection control in daycare centers remains daunting

November 25, 2015
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