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Asthma medications: systematic review of pediatric adverse events

Asthma medications are frequently prescribed to children even without a clear-cut diagnosis.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol
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Link found between type 2 diabetes and second-generation antipsychotics in ages 6-24 y

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Pediatric paralysis mystifies CDC

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  • Clinical Essentials from Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol
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Zika: neurologic manifestations in adolescence remain unclear

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur J Epidemiol
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Bigger kids have higher colon cancer risk as adults

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Acad Dermatol
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Pediatric atopic dermatitis: age of onset tied to seasonal allergy risk

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  • Clinical Essentials from AIDS
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HIV disease, not treatment, tied to congenital defects

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Children who sleep less at greater risk for type 2 diabetes

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  • Clinical Essentials from N Engl J Med
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Nasal influenza vaccine: poor efficacy repeated in 2015-2016

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Professional Essentials

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Should I expose my allergic child to peanuts?

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Is binge watching TV bad for me?

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Most physicians OK with single payer

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Active shooter in the hospital: how to react?

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Coding staff: in-house or outsourced?

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Express Scripts to limit opioid prescriptions

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Respiratory Infection Vitals for August 2017
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Respiratory Infection Vitals for August 2017

Influenza vaccination in nursing homes | High-valency vaccine effect | Diagnostic cornerstones of pediatric pneumonia.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Surg Obes Relat Dis
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Pregnancy after bariatric surgery: how long should you wait?

Small study shows difference for most morbidity with pregnancy <2 y vs >2 y from surgery.

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Zika: more diverse, acute neurologic manifestations than previously believed

Emerging data demonstrate Zika-associated, acute neurologic syndromes requiring hospital admissions.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Canadian Urological Association Journal
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Bladder problems and IBS linked to related symptoms in childhood

Pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction might presage adult symptoms.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Br J Haematol
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R/R T-ALL, T-LBL: phase 4 study confirms nelarabine benefit in young adults

Positive profile also observed in pediatric patients.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Obstet Gynecol
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Vertical transmission of HIV does not increase with advancing gestational age

Women with low viral loads can be delivered at or after 40 wk gestation without increased morbidity.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Acad Pediatr
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Pediatric asthma: effect of consistently impaired outcomes

Children with asthma with poor PROs have daytime sleepiness, impaired school function.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Obstet Gynecol
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HPV vaccination around conception or in early pregnancy: what's the risk?

No apparent risk associated with inadvertent exposure.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Cancer
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Cancer survivors may be overprescribed opioids

Study notes higher rates of prescriptions, but implications are unclear.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Clin Oncol
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Crizotinib safe, effective for ALK+ pediatric ALCL, IMTs

Phase 2 data show promise in children with advanced disease.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Asthma
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Nighttime asthma symptoms: which medication?

Nighttime asthma awakenings may be frequently undercontrolled in general practice.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Pediatrics
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Validated model predicts likelihood of SBI in pediatric ED patients

Diagnostic model discriminates among pneumonia, serious bacterial infection, and acute infection.

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Liver Disease Vitals for August 2017
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Liver Disease Vitals for August 2017

FDA approves Vosevi | Highly effective triplet salvage therapy | Improving HCV screening in boomers | Anemia predicts ACLF.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Osteoporos Int
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Pediatric Crohn's: don’t blame all musculoskeletal problems on steroids

Newly diagnosed children have already lost bone and muscle.

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