Median of 87 percent of the pediatric patients each year had previously received one or more MMR vaccine dose.
Researchers conducted a study that compared the patterns and characteristics of acute flaccid myelitis among patients diagnosed in peak years vs those diagnosed in nonpeak years.
But some experts say that demand could begin to recede in only a matter of weeks.
Researchers conducted a study that compared the safety and efficacy of whole-cell vs acellular pertussis vaccines for the prevention of atopic diseases in children.
Amoxicillin 35 to 50 mg/kg per day noninferior to 70 to 90 mg/kg per day; three days noninferior to seven days for duration.
Investigators conducted a study to determine the optimal fixed-dose combination of rifampicin/isoniazid/pyrazinamide in children with tuberculosis infection.
Investigators conducted a study to assess the efficacy of a cell-based quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccine (IIV4c) in preventing influenza virus infection in adolescents and children.
Researchers conducted a study to assess the effect of antiretroviral therapy on the gut microbiota in children with HIV infection.
Children ages 5 to 11 years can now receive one-third of the adult dose, with two injections given three weeks apart.
Researchers conducted a study to determine whether the TAK-003 vaccine effectively protects against dengue fever in children and adolescents for up to 3 years.
Researchers conducted a study that compared the effects of probiotics vs placebo for the treatment of children with diarrhea secondary to acute gastroenteritis.
Agency will not recommend one vaccine over another but may say it is preferable to use same booster as the vaccine.
Groups urge policymakers to increase funding to ensure all families can access mental health services
Investigators assessed the relationship between passive smoking in children and adults with adult risk for fatty liver.
Based on preliminary findings for presumptive GBS, overall observed-to-expected rate ratio estimated to be 4.18 for 42-day window.
Researchers conducted a study to determine the association between the detection of bacteria in the upper respiratory tract and the risk for acute lower respiratory tract infection in young children.
With children back in school and COVID-19 cases persisting, parents may be concerned and seek information about the vaccine. What should they know about the COVID-19 vaccine for children?
In this fifth update to the living guidelines on drugs for the treatment of COVID-19, the World Health Organization analyzed results of clinical trials that assessed the effects of casirivimab-imdevimab and corticosteroids in patients with severe and non-severe disease.
Investigators assessed the efficacy of probiotics based on duration of symptoms and frequency of diarrhea at the time of treatment initiation in pediatric patients with acute gastroenteritis.
Researchers conducted a study to determine the diagnostic accuracy of point-of-care nucleic acid-based tests for detecting HIV-1/HIV-2 infection in infants and children aged 18 months and younger.