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Later-born siblings of children with autism, ADHD at higher risk for both

December 14, 2018
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Multiple hits over time can cause concussion

December 14, 2018
The number and severity of head impacts — not just a single large head impact — may cause concussion, according to findings recently published in Annals of
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Would it be more beneficial to promote a pneumococcal vaccine that includes all or most serotypes to prevent disease or a ‘custom’ vaccine based on serotype prevalence?

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2018
The vaccine that is needed to prevent pneumococcal disease should include proteins that are present in all or nearly all pneumococci. The best option might be to alter…
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PCV13 vaccination highly effective but complicated by serotype replacement

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2018
The winter holidays bring generations of families together. The season also brings a heightened risk for respiratory infections, such as influenza and pneumococcal…
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An unusual case with which to challenge your senior residents (and staff)

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2018
James H. Brien, DO
James H. Brien
A 5-year-old male was admitted to the hospital for evaluation of several progressive problems, including an unusual rash, swollen joints…
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The Positive Predictive Value of Smartphone Photoscreening in Pediatric Practices

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, November/December 2018, Volume 55 Issue 6
To compare smartphone photoscreening with other commercial objective screeners for amblyopia screening for young…
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Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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VIDEO: AAP president discusses priorities for children's health

November 4, 2018
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