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Mandatory school vaccination could keep measles at bay, study suggests

May 17, 2019

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Where should TB research focus?

Infectious Diseases in Children, May 2019
At the U.N. General Assembly high-level meeting in September 2018, heads of state committed to ending the tuberculosis epidemic by 2030. An agreement was signed at the
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Is your patient ‘allergic’ to penicillin? Perhaps not

Infectious Diseases in Children, May 2019
Edward A. Bell, PharmD, BCPS
As readers of Infectious Diseases in Children are well aware, it is not uncommon to hear “penicillin” when parents are asked, “Does your child have any…

Experts make the case for universal CMV screening

Infectious Diseases in Children, May 2019
Cytomegalovirus, or CMV, is relatively common in the United States, with nearly one in five children infected with the virus by age 5 years. More than half of adults…
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Children with TB: A global public health crisis

Infectious Diseases in Children, May 2019
WHO estimates that 1 million children become ill with tuberculosis every year, and approximately 230,000 die. Children made up one-tenth of the estimated 10 million…
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New-Onset Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis in a Child With Chronic Uveitis

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Volume -2147483648
Online Only, April 29, 2019
Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) has rarely been associated with uveitis. The authors report a case of…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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VIDEO: CDC traces unexplained bleeding outbreak to synthetic cannabinoids

May 7, 2019
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