Respiratory Infections

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TB rates declining among US children, but disparities persist

August 22, 2019

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Migrants detained at border will not be vaccinated against flu

August 21, 2019
Medical professionals caring for migrant children and their families in holding at the southern border will not vaccinate them against influenza in preparation for the…
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Herd immunity drives down invasive pneumococcal disease in adults

August 18, 2019
Herd immunity generated by the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the United States — first in 2010 for children, then in 2012 for…
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New findings provide additional evidence of AFM, enterovirus link

August 14, 2019
Testing of 14 patients with acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, showed they had antibodies against enteroviruses, especially EV-D68, in their cerebrospinal fluid at a…
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CME Article

Cystic Fibrosis and CRMS Screening: What the Primary Care Pediatrician Should Know

Pediatric Annals, December 2010, Volume 39 Issue 12
“Every physician’s first duty is to diagnose — accurately and promptly.” This mantra is taught…
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Treating Influenza: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Treating Influenza: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going
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Meeting News Coverage

Diagnosis and treatment of pneumonia in children: National guideline recommendations

November 26, 2012
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