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Vitamin D Supplements Favorably Impact Lipid Profile and HbA1c in T1D Children Deficient in Vitamin D

A recent study revealed a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency (VDD) in patients with type-1 diabetes (T1D). Interestingly, VD supplementation...

23 Jul, 2019

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PCV13 Vaccine does not Increase the Risk of Kawasaki Disease, Reports a Large-Scale Study

Kawasaki disease primarily affects children less than five years of age. A recent large-scale study that analyzed data for more than 6 million doses...

19 Jul, 2019

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Addition of ICS to Systemic Corticosteroids Lowers the Total Costs and Hospital Admissions in Asthmatic Children

Therapy with inhaled corticosteroids as add-on to systemic corticosteroids (ICS + SCs) was more cost effective than the standard therapy with SCs in...

15 Jul, 2019

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Safety and Efficacy of Tiotropium as an Add-on Therapy in Pediatric Patients

Once-daily tiotropium as add-on therapy in pediatric patients with symptomatic asthma seems to be effective and well-tolerated, concluded this...

15 Jul, 2019

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Optimizing Inhaled Drug Delivery – Focus on Spacers

This booklet is intended to provide physicians with all the essential information on spacer devices.  

Comprehensive Guide on the Use of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (Nasovac-S)

Influenza, one of the most common infectious diseases, is an acute respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. A country like India, apart from...

Handbook on Childhood Asthma

Asthma is a widely prevalent childhood disease. There are lot of challenges associated with it, in terms of diagnoses, management, prescribing...

Inhalation Devices: Guide for Paramedics

Asthma and COPD patients have many myths regarding the treatment and the inhaler use. Role of paramedic is very important to counsel and solve all...

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Typhoid Fever in Children: What should Parents Know?

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EcLiPSE: Levetiracetam May Be Preferred Over Phenytoin as Second-line Treatment for Pediatric Convulsive Status Epilepticus

The EcLiPSE trial demonstrated no superiority of levetiracetam over phenytoin in any of the outcomes when used as second-line treatment for...

Impact of Early Neonatal Vitamin A Supplementation on Infant Mortality: A Meta-Analysis

This meta-analysis ascertained the impact of neonatal vitamin A supplementation on the mortality of infants aged 6-12 months. The findings were...

The Lifestyle During Pregnancy Study: Breast Feeding Linked to IQ at age Five

This study underscores the importance of breast feeding. Children who were breast fed for more than one month had a better IQ at five years of age,...

Long-term Impact of Early Caffeine Administration on the Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Preterm Infants

The study demonstrated that early administration of caffeine in preterm infants with a gestational age of <29 weeks was associated with improved...

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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When to Refer to a Surgical Specialist: A Pediatrician’s Guide

Glance through this referral recommendations that The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has created in collaboration with Surgical Sections of...

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Basics of Inhalation Devices

This presentation discusses basics of inhalation therapy. It gives an overview and pros & cons of various types of inhalation devices - pMDI,...

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HIV- Post-exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is the method of preventing exposures of HIV to blood and body fluids and it is considered to be the most important...

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In your clinical practice, what percentage of pediatric patients with GERD, develop tachyphylaxis while undergoing treatment with Ranitidine?
Not yet observed
47% (9 votes)
< 1%
16% (3 votes)
1 - 5%
21% (4 votes)
5 %
16% (3 votes)
Total votes: 19