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WHO, UNICEF: ‘Far from our goal of reducing newborn deaths’

WHO, UNICEF: ‘Far from our goal of reducing newborn deaths’
December 13, 2018
In the Journals

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

December 12, 2018
A recent study in Seattle found that later start times in high schools resulted in increased sleep duration and better performance in students. Previous studies have…
In the Journals

ART reduces antibiotic prescriptions for HIV-exposed infants

December 12, 2018
Malawian infants who were exposed to HIV but were uninfected were less likely to receive antibiotic therapy when either the infant or their mother received…

ACP urges DHS to withdraw ‘public charge’ proposal

December 12, 2018
In a recent statement, ACP strongly urged the Department of Homeland Security to rescind its public charge policy proposed in September, arguing that it would put the…
In the Journals

Antipsychotic use may increase risk for unexpected death among youth

December 12, 2018
Youth aged 5 to 24 years beginning antipsychotic therapy who received doses higher than 50 mg chlorpromazine equivalents had a 3.5-fold increased risk for unexpected…
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Original Article

The Value of Fusional Convergence Amplitudes in Esodeviation Surgery Without Adjustable Sutures

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, November/December 2018, Volume 55 Issue 6
To explore the application of preoperative fusional convergence amplitudes in the selection of a target angle for…
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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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VIDEO: AAP promotes technology in practice at annual meeting

November 9, 2018
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