12/3/2013 - 10:52am |
A new study explores the connection between the pediatric varicella zoster virus vaccination and the increasing incidence of herpes zoster (HZ) cases in the United States.
11/27/2013 - 1:25pm |
They say that feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. So thank you for taking time out of your hectic professional and personal life to read Consultant for Pediatricians and to participate in the online community at PediatricsConsultant360.com.
11/18/2013 - 11:01am |
Last published in 2009, revised guidelines have been developed and released by an NIH-supported expert panel. They contain important updates for the prevention and management of OIs in children with HIV/AIDS.
11/15/2013 - 2:26pm |
While MRSA infections are a serious threat to children, looking deeper than the hysterical headlines about a "flesh-eating superbug" reveals a number of commonsense strategies can help prevent its spread.
11/13/2013 - 3:09pm |
Three of four pediatric antibiotic prescriptions are for respiratory tract infections. Antibiotic stewardship programs aim to reduce inappropriate prescriptions of antibiotics for viral RTIs and of broad-spectrum agents for bacterial RTIs in children.