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Children with CKD prescribed nephrotoxic medications at high rates in primary care practices

December 12, 2019
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People with depression twice as likely to use cannabis

December 12, 2019
Individuals with depression were more than twice as likely to use cannabis than those without depression, according to study findings published in Addiction.
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Fresh red blood cells no better than older cells for transfusions in critically ill kids

December 12, 2019
Study findings published in JAMA showed no benefit in using fresh red blood cells — cells stored for a maximum of 7 days — over older red blood cells in…
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ADHD, autism and 6 psychiatric disorders share common genetic structure

December 12, 2019
Researchers have identified eight psychiatric disorders that share a common genetic structure, according to study results published in Cell. “This study provides…
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Frozen embryo transfer slightly increases childhood cancer risk

December 12, 2019
The use of frozen embryo transfer in women was linked to a small but statistically significant increased risk for childhood cancer compared with children born to fertile…
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Pupil-Involving Oculomotor Nerve Palsy Following Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Volume -2147483648
Online Only, December 10, 2019
Ocular complications of adenotonsillectomy are rare. The authors describe a 6-year-old boy who developed mydrasis and…
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Influenza in the Urgent Care Setting: Advances in Therapeutic Options

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

 
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Managing the effects of opioid use for the whole family

October 28, 2019
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