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Nonmedical vaccine exemptions ‘violate’ a ‘fundamental right’ of children

Nonmedical vaccine exemptions ‘violate’ a ‘fundamental right’ of children
Infectious Diseases in Children, April 2019

Q&A: Is the CDC’s delay in linking AFM to EV-D68 warranted?

April 18, 2019
The United States witnessed an uptick in the number of children experiencing weakness and paralysis of unknown origin in 2014. The CDC began investigating cases of the…
Guest Editorial

When sound public health practices wane, dangerous diseases like measles make a comeback

April 16, 2019
In this guest editorial, Bernhard L. “Bud” Wiedermann, MD, MA, a pediatric infectious disease physician at Children’s National
Meeting News

Infants born through cesarean section more likely to have respiratory infection

April 15, 2019
Findings of a prospective birth cohort study presented at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases suggested that infants born through…
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Special Issue Article

When the Great Masquerader Reveals Itself—Tuberculosis

Pediatric Annals, February 2017, Volume 46 Issue 2
Pneumonia is a clinical diagnosis often treated empirically and successfully on an outpatient basis. When a patient…
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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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Meeting News Coverage

Diagnosis and treatment of pneumonia in children: National guideline recommendations

November 26, 2012
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