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Rate of infant deaths attributed to birth defects declines by 10% in US

Rate of infant deaths attributed to birth defects declines by 10% in US
January 20, 2020
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Five ways to maximize EHR use

January 20, 2020
Electronic health records promised to save time but instead, findings show that primary care physicians spend almost 6 hours a day on them. “EHRs are zapping into…
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Small, practical steps can improve antibiotic stewardship in the outpatient setting

January 20, 2020
Although the CDC’s Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship provide a framework for outpatient antibiotic use, researchers are calling for more practical…
In the Journals

Maternal stress over CHD linked to impaired fetal brain development

January 17, 2020
Psychological distress in women carrying fetuses with congenital heart disease, or CHD, is associated with impaired cerebellar and hippocampal development during the…
Perspective

Faith in vaccines falls 10 percentage points in US poll

January 16, 2020
The percentage of Americans who feel strongly that parents should get their children vaccinated has dropped by 10 percentage points since 2001, according to a Gallup
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Special Issue Article

Telemedicine for General Pediatrics

Pediatric Annals, December 2019, Volume 48 Issue 12
The use of telemedicine (TM) to deliver health care has been growing throughout the United States and internationally…
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Best of Obesity Forum® 2018

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Rhythm Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Kevin Ault, MD, talks about the importance of maternal vaccination

November 23, 2019
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