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Measles: No longer gone and forgotten

Measles: No longer gone and forgotten
Infectious Disease News, October 2018
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Marjorie P Pollack, MD
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Making the case for pharmacist-administered penicillin skin test

October 21, 2018
Experts have suggested a bigger role for pharmacists in penicillin skin testing, writing in Clinical Infectious Diseases that it would expand access to the service and…
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First-line antibiotic use varies for pediatric respiratory, ENT infections

October 19, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Research presented at IDWeek highlighted the inappropriate use of antimicrobial agents for pediatric respiratory and ear, nose and throat…
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Rapid weight gain during infancy tied to obesity in children with autism

October 19, 2018
Children with autism spectrum disorder had the highest occurrence of rapid weight gain during the first 6 months of life, putting these children at greater risk for…
In the Journals

Teens who sleep less have a higher risk for suicidality

October 19, 2018
Adolescents who sleep fewer than 8 hours on school nights are more likely to engage in several risk-taking behaviors, according to research published in JAMA
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Poor Performance of Children Age 7 to 13 Years on the Newest Vital Sign

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Fall 2018, Volume 2 Issue 4
Valid and reliable instruments are needed to assess health literacy in children. Although the Newest Vital Sign (NVS)…
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Pediatric Internalizing Disorders: October 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Diabetes educators must first listen to families

August 19, 2018
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