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AAP opposes 'public charge' test for immigrant children

AAP opposes 'public charge' test for immigrant children
September 24, 2018
In the Journals

Trials for new therapeutic agents cost a median of $19 million

September 24, 2018
The estimated median direct cost of pivotal clinical trials for novel therapeutic agents was $19 million, with costs increasing if more patients were needed to document…
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Vitamin D deficiency increases risk for metabolic syndrome in Chinese youths

September 24, 2018
Adolescents and young adults with vitamin D deficiency are nearly 2.5 times more likely to have metabolic syndrome vs. those without vitamin D deficiency, according to…
In the Journals

25% of infants exposed to Zika have eye abnormalities

September 24, 2018
Recent findings suggest that approximately one-quarter of infants with suspected or confirmed Zika virus exposure during the 2015-2016 Rio de Janeiro outbreak developed…
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Up to half of transgender teens attempt suicide

September 21, 2018
Between 30% and 51% of transgender teenagers have previously attempted suicide, with the highest rates reported for those who identified as transgender male and…
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Comparison of the Effect of Cycloplegia on Astigmatism Measurements in a Pediatric Amblyopic Population: A Prospective Study

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, September/October 2018, Volume 55 Issue 5
To study the effect of cycloplegia on astigmatism measurements in pediatric patients with amblyopia. This was a…
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CME CE

Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents with Obesity: Screening, Diagnosis, and Management

This activity is jointly provided by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Penn State College of Medicine, and MCM Education.

The incidence and prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents has increased in recent years, and with it the…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Integrity chief among characteristics for succession in physician leadership

August 16, 2018
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