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MRSA ventilator-associated pneumonia: Myth or reality?

MRSA ventilator-associated pneumonia: Myth or reality?
Infectious Disease News, November 2017
Burke Cunha, MD, MACP
In the Journals

Benefits of caffeine treatment in premature infants persist into childhood

August 1, 2017
The use of caffeine for the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia and to shorten the duration of assisted ventilation in premature newborns effectively improves…
In the Journals

Multifaceted intervention prevents ventilator-associated pneumonia

May 31, 2017
A multifaceted intervention which included training and coaching on evidence-based mediations and safety practices resulted in reductions in ventilator-associated…
In the Journals

High-flow oxygen therapy noninferior to noninvasive ventilation

November 4, 2016
High-flow conditioned oxygen therapy was not inferior to noninvasive ventilation for reducing reintubation and postextubation respiratory failure in patients at…
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

You Can Reduce Secondhand Smoke Exposure! Prescribing Nicotine Replacement in the Pediatrician's Office

Pediatric Annals, September 2017, Volume 46 Issue 9
It is universally known that secondhand smoke is detrimental to children's health. There is emerging research about the…
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VIDEO: AHCA still faces 'uphill battle' in Senate, speaker says

May 4, 2017
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