Experts discuss the various imaging modalities for children who require diagnostic workup beyond urine culture, as well as the consequences of overusing antibiotics and antibiotic route of administration.
As HIV-exposed, uninfected infants have higher rates of morbidity and mortality than HIV-unexposed uninfected infants, a study was conducted to analyze whether particular infections or immune responses contribute to hospitalization.
Investigators sought to determine the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of arterolane-piperaquine-mefloquine triple therapy vs arterolane-piperaquine and artemether-lumefantrine for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children.
Researchers compared trends in antibiotic prescription rates during the period preceding the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), as well as the early and late PCV periods, among Jewish vs Bedouin children.
Researchers investigated whether the presence or absence of infratentorial abnormalities in children born with clinical and radiologic features of congenital Zika syndrome was associated with ophthalmic abnormalities.
As official recommendations about placing tympanostomy tubes conflict, researchers aimed to determine which children would benefit from tympanostomy tube placement instead of medical management for recurrent otitis media infections.