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Palivizumab does not improve long-term outcomes in kids with cystic fibrosis

Palivizumab does not improve long-term outcomes in kids with cystic fibrosis
July 19, 2019
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The midget piranha: N. fowleri

Infectious Disease News, July 2019
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP
Primary amebic meningoencephalitis, or PAM, caused by Naegleria fowleri is a rare disease, fortunately. However, it will undoubtedly increase in frequency because of…
Pharmacology Consult

Nasal decolonization: potential mupirocin alternatives for SSI prevention

Infectious Disease News, July 2019
Jeff Brock, PharmD, MBA, BCPS-AQ ID
Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage is a proven risk factor for the development of staphylococcal surgical site infections, or SSIs. S. aureus infections are…
In the Journals

Screen time linked to depression in teens

July 19, 2019
Study findings published in JAMA Pediatrics indicated an association between computer, social media and television use and increases in depressive symptoms among…
In the Journals

Performance of visceral leishmaniasis tests vary widely

July 18, 2019
Research published in PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases suggested that commercially available serological tests for visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil vary significantly…
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Recommendations for Measurement of Child Health Literacy: A Pragmatic Approach

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2019, Volume 3 Issue 3
Health literacy (HL) has been well-studied in adults; however, the literature on HL in children and adolescents has…
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Best of Obesity Forum® 2018

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk, Inc.

The incidence of obesity has increased dramatically over the past 20 years and is considered to be an epidemic in the…
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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