Rescue breathing CPR is associated with better outcomes compared with compression-only CPR in pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
Risk slightly higher after introduction of nationwide pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
Investigators sought to compare the gut microbiota composition of children with and without
D fragilis colonization and assess the impact of metronidazole on gut microbiota diversity and composition in D fragilis carriers.
Infants reported for alleged maltreatment have an increased risk for death attributable to medical causes.
Given that the approved Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine dose is higher than the doses being investigated in younger children, the AAP advises against off-label use.
The study found prenatal exposure to carbon monoxide in household air pollution was a risk factor for early pneumonia, a leading global cause of death for children younger than 5 years.
While the majority of parents plan to send their children back to school in-person, many remain concerned about COVID-19 safety precautions.
The treatment resolved anterior chamber nodules in most patients, and the response was maintained throughout the follow-up period, a report shows.
Study highlights decreased confidence in the human papillomavirus vaccine in the United States.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to recommend COVID-19 vaccination for all individuals 12 years of age and older.
Children with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection should receive pediatric follow-up care to monitor for symptom resolution and screen for and address health concerns.
The BLA submission is supported by safety data from 6 clinical studies that assessed Priorix in a total of 17,393 participants.
Children with neurologic comorbidities undergoing surgery have an elevated risk for pneumonia within 30 days after surgery.
A rise in cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is unfolding just as COVID-19 infections are increasing among children.
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.
Children and adolescents with mild or asymptomatic severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection generate robust and durable humoral immune responses.
Investigators sought to assess the impact of age and vaccination status on rates of herpes zoster in a pediatric population.
Dalvance is a second-generation, semi-synthetic lipoglycopeptide.
This is the first prospective investigation comparing the efficacy and tolerability of 2 treatments for nitroimidazole-refractory giardiasis in international travelers.
All US students, teachers, and staff should wear masks when in school, regardless of their vaccination status, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) said Monday.