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Kangaroo Mother Care had a Protective Effect on the Volume o...
Acta Pediatr.

Our findings suggest that the neuroprotective effects of KMC for preterm infants persisted beyond childhood and...

25 Jan 2022

Screening for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Among Obese...
Indian J Gastroenterol.

NAFLD is common in overweight and obese southern Indian children. High LDL cholesterol level is a risk factor for...

24 Jan 2022

Biomarkers of Acute Kidney Injury after Pediatric Cardiac Su...
Eur J Pediatr.

A variety of biomarkers have been proposed as predictors of cardiac surgery-associated AKI in children, of which...

20 Jan 2022

Arrhythmias requiring ECMO in Infants without Structural Con...
Pediatr Cardiol.

Arrhythmias necessitating ECMO support in infants without structural congenital heart disease is a rare occurrence...

19 Jan 2022

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Billargic (Bilastine Oral Solution) Monograph

Bilastine is used in management of Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Urticaria. Tested and trusted World wide by 104 countries. It is approved by...

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...

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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Different Breastfeeding Positions: A Guide to New Moms

A mother may use one of several positions to hold her baby while breastfeeding. There is no one "best" position for every baby and mother; the best p...

How to Ensure Overall Well-being of Your Child?

A child’s physical, mental, emotional and social health are important and they contribute to his/her well-being. Keeping a child healthy and well is...

Hand Hygiene: All you Need to know about Hand Sanitizers!

Hand hygiene is a great way to prevent infections. Cleaning hands at key times with soap and water or hand sanitizer is one of the most important ste...

Kangaroo Care

Kangaroo care (KC) is a method of developmental care for babies using skin-to-skin contact with the parent. This method provides many parent-infant b...

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Impact of Azithromycin on ARES in Children with HIV and Chronic Lung Disease

The present study is the post hoc analysis of BREATHE trial, The analysis aimed to explored the risk factors for acute respiratory exacerbations in...

Acute Seizure Control in Pediatric Patients: Intranasal Midazolam vs. Intravenous/Rectal Benzodiazepines

Intranasal midazolam was as effective as intravenous/rectal benzodiazepines for aborting acute seizures in pediatric patients. The drug appears to...

GAN Phase I: Global Trend in Burden of Asthma Symptoms in School Children

The GAN Phase I study provides standardized global estimates  and trend over three decades in the prevalence and severity of asthma symptoms in...

H. influenzae in Children with Acute Otitis Media: A Study on its Prevalence, Proportion of Capsulated Strains and Antibiotic Susceptibility

The study demonstrates a substantial prevalence of H. influenzae in children affected with acute otitis media. The study also provides data on...

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Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) 2021 Update – Focus on Pediatric Asthma

Get to know recent updates in the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) 2021 guidelines for pediatric asthma, which has now recommended the use of...

 
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Co-morbidities of Allergic Rhinitis in Children

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is an organ-specific manifestation of allergic disease. It is rarely found in isolation and frequently has numerous...

 
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Effect of Zinc on Innate Immunity in Children with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC)-Induced Diarrhea

Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is the major bacterial pathogen causing acute watery diarrhea in children from countries of the developing...

 
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Is There an Impact of Early GERD on Childhood Otologic Outcome?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common problem in children and it has been linked to multiple extraesophageal manifestations. Athough...

 
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Poll

For children above 5 years of age with non-severe pneumonia, which oral antibiotic do you prescribe?

Amoxycillin
25% (2 votes)
Co-amoxiclav
50% (4 votes)
Cephalosporins (Cefixime/Cefpodoxime/Cefuroxime)
13% (1 vote)
Azithromycin (alone)
13% (1 vote)
Azithromycin (as an add on)
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 8