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Evaluation and Management of Well-Appearing Febrile Infants...
Pediatrics.

This guideline addresses the evaluation and management of well-appearing, term infants, 8 to 60 days of age, with...

22 Jul 2021

Novel Urine Biomarkers to Distinguish UTI from Culture-negat...
Pediatr Nephrol.

BID and CTSS concentrations were elevated in the urine of children with UTI compared to those with culture-negative...

20 Jul 2021

Increasing Guideline-concordant Durations of Antibiotic Ther...
J Pediatr.

Both interventions resulted in improved prescribing of guideline-concordant durations of antibiotics. The bundled...

19 Jul 2021

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment may Negatively...
Acta Pediatr.

CPAP treatment may impair the auditory maturation and processing mediated via the dominant right ear. The hearing...

15 Jul 2021

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Billargic (Bilastine Oral Solution) Monograph

Bilastine is used in management of Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Urticaria. Tested and trusted World wide by 104 countries. It is approved by...

Optimizing Inhaled Drug Delivery – Focus on Spacers

This booklet is intended to provide physicians with all the essential information on spacer devices.  

Comprehensive Guide on the Use of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (Nasovac-S)

Influenza, one of the most common infectious diseases, is an acute respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. A country like India, apart from...

Inhalation Devices: Guide for Paramedics

Asthma and COPD patients have many myths regarding the treatment and the inhaler use. Role of paramedic is very important to counsel and solve all...

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Different Breastfeeding Positions: A Guide to New Moms

A mother may use one of several positions to hold her baby while breastfeeding. There is no one "best" position for every baby and mother; the best p...

How to Ensure Overall Well-being of Your Child?

A child’s physical, mental, emotional and social health are important and they contribute to his/her well-being. Keeping a child healthy and well is...

Hand Hygiene: All you Need to know about Hand Sanitizers!

Hand hygiene is a great way to prevent infections. Cleaning hands at key times with soap and water or hand sanitizer is one of the most important ste...

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Kangaroo care (KC) is a method of developmental care for babies using skin-to-skin contact with the parent. This method provides many parent-infant b...

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Effective Treatment of FC may Reduce the Burden of GERD in Children

The present study confirmed the frequent coexistence of GERD and FC in children. Appropriate treatment of FC may alleviate the symptoms of GERD in...

Exploring the Role of Salivary Pepsin A as a Marker for Gastroesophageal Reflux Episodes in Children undergoing Impedance Probe Monitoring

The study demonstrated that amongst children undergoing assessment for GER, presence of salivary pepsin A was associated with GER episodes even in...

Large Volume Low Pressure Nasal Saline Combined with Fluticasone Propionate Effective in Pediatric Acute Rhinosinusitis

Large volume low pressure nasal saline irrigation (LVLP NSI) combined with fluticasone propionate (FP) was effective and could be a new line of...

Lacosamide-Effective and Safe for treating Children with Epilepsy

This study demonstrated lacosamide to be effective and safe in pediatric patients with epilepsy, resulting in substantial reduction in seizure...

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Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) 2021 Update – Focus on Pediatric Asthma

Get to know recent updates in the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) 2021 guidelines for pediatric asthma, which has now recommended the use of...

 
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Co-morbidities of Allergic Rhinitis in Children

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is an organ-specific manifestation of allergic disease. It is rarely found in isolation and frequently has numerous...

 
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Effect of Zinc on Innate Immunity in Children with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC)-Induced Diarrhea

Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is the major bacterial pathogen causing acute watery diarrhea in children from countries of the developing...

 
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Is There an Impact of Early GERD on Childhood Otologic Outcome?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common problem in children and it has been linked to multiple extraesophageal manifestations. Athough...

 
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Poll

For children above 5 years of age with non-severe pneumonia, which oral antibiotic do you prescribe?

Amoxycillin
33% (2 votes)
Co-amoxiclav
50% (3 votes)
Cephalosporins (Cefixime/Cefpodoxime/Cefuroxime)
17% (1 vote)
Azithromycin (alone)
0% (0 votes)
Azithromycin (as an add on)
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 6