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Parents collect respiratory samples earlier in illness than HCWs

February 15, 2019
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Serum catestatin may predict metabolic, CV risk in children, adolescents

February 15, 2019
Children and adolescents with obesity have lower levels of serum catestatin — an endogenous peptide found to be negatively associated with blood pressure level and…
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Blindfolds improve leadership in pediatric resuscitation training

February 15, 2019
Pediatric team leaders who were blindfolded during resuscitation scenarios improved their leaderships skills by 11%, compared with a 5% improvement in the leaders who…
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Chemical exposure before, after birth reduces lung function

February 15, 2019
Prenatal and postnatal exposure to parabens, phthalates and perfluoroalkyl substances may reduce lung function in children, researchers said. “These are chemicals…

Flu vaccine 47% effective in US, early estimates show

February 14, 2019
The influenza vaccine has been 47% effective overall this season in the United States, including 46% effective against the predominant circulating virus, influenza…
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Analysis of Macular Vessel Density and Foveal Avascular Zone Using Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Children With Amblyopia

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, January/February 2019, Volume 56 Issue 1
To quantify the foveal avascular zone and the whole, parafoveal, and foveal vessel density of superficial and deep…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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