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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28643164/how-to-keep-a-child-healthy
#1
B D Gupta, Adarsh Purohit
Keeping a child healthy is the most important priority of every parent. The child can be kept healthy by ensuring exclusive breastfeeding for first 6 mo of life, maintaining healthy weight throughout the childhood, providing adequate and balanced diet, promoting regular physical activity and adequate sleep, keeping a watch on all the parameters of development and referring the child to the specialist whenever deviation from normal is suspected. Proper and timely immunization as per the prevailing guidelines must be done to prevent serious infections...
June 23, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28643163/association-between-food-allergy-and-childhood-asthma-so-close-and-yet-so-far
#2
REVIEW
Joseph L Mathew
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 23, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28643162/dental-caries-a-disease-which-needs-attention
#3
Vijay Prakash Mathur, Jatinder Kaur Dhillon
Dental caries is one of the most prevalent disease (about 50%) in children across the globe. If not treated in time, it can affect not only the mastication function but also the speech, smile and psychosocial environment and the quality of life of the child and the family. The treatment of dental diseases is very expensive in all countries and prevention is very simple and effective. The caries in children below 6 y is called early childhood caries (ECC). It is most commonly caused by milk bottle or mother's feed during night...
June 23, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28634780/echocardiographic-inferior-vena-cava-measurement-as-an-alternative-to-central-venous-pressure-measurement-in-neonates
#4
Muzamil Mustafa Mugloo, Seema Malik, Rubeena Akhtar
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the correlation between echocardiographic inferior vena cava (IVC) measurements and central venous pressure (CVP) in neonates. Also, to evaluate the correlation between IVC measurements and gestational age (GA) and body weight (BW). METHODS: This cross sectional analytical study was conducted from June 2014 through June 2016 in a level III NICU. All neonates requiring intensive hemodynamic monitoring and having umbilical venous catheter (UVC) in place for clinical indications were enrolled in the study...
June 21, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28631195/kcnq2-epileptic-encephalopathy-in-early-infancy
#5
LETTER
Ananthanarayanan Kasinathan, Naveen Sankhyan, Pratibha Singhi
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 20, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28623458/risk-factors-for-bronchial-asthma-in-school-going-children
#6
LETTER
Sachin Singh, Shishir Jindal, Jagdish Prasad Goyal
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 17, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28623457/undernutrition-in-pediatric-malignancy
#7
LETTER
Anirban Das, Reshma Ray, Tiash Sinha, Manash Gogoi, Shekhar Krishnan, Arpita Bhattacharyya
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 17, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28623456/pertussis-and-rotavirus-vaccines-controversies-and-solutions
#8
REVIEW
Nabaneeta Dash, Sanjay Verma
Pertussis and rotavirus vaccines have been the subject of several controversies over the years. In this paper the authors discuss facts and myths behind these controversies and also suggest solutions to overcome some limitations of these vaccines. The whole-cell pertussis vaccine (wPV) came into disrepute due to the associated adverse reactions, resulting in its replacement by acellular pertussis vaccine (aPV) in industrialized nations in 1990s. Although wPV is known to have more side effects; but they are usually minor...
June 16, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28620733/management-of-congenital-diaphragmatic-hernia-in-newborn-paradigm-shift-and-ethical-issues
#9
Sushmita Nitin Bhatnagar, Yogesh Kumar Sarin
Management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) begins soon after it is detected, whether antenatally or postnatally. Assessment of the severity of the condition, associated congenital anomalies, maternal health and related issues, weight of the fetus/baby, mode of delivery, timing of delivery, immediate appropriate management of the baby with CDH at birth, appropriate utilization of available treatment modalities as well as infrastructure of the treating institute have an impact on the outcome of the neonate...
June 16, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28620732/mucolipidosis-type-iv-due-to-novel-mcoln1-mutation
#10
LETTER
Vykuntaraju K Gowda, Varunvenkat M Srinivasan, Maya Bhat, Asha Benakappa
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 16, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28620731/retinoblastoma
#11
Raksha Rao, Santosh G Honavar
Retinoblastoma represents 3% of all childhood cancers, and is the most common intraocular malignancy of childhood. It is fatal, if untreated. White eye reflex, also known as leukocoria, is the commonest sign, followed by strabismus. The pediatricians have a very important role to play in the diagnosis of this relatively rare, but easily detectable tumor. Early diagnosis yields better results. The management of retinoblastoma has gradually evolved over the past few decades, with an aim to not only preserve life and eye, but also optimize residual vision...
June 16, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28620730/advances-towards-painless-vaccination-and-newer-modes-of-vaccine-delivery
#12
Neha Garg, Anju Aggarwal
Vaccines have been successful in reducing the mortality and morbidity, but most of them are delivered by intramuscular or intravenous route. They are associated with pain to the baby and bring lot of anxiety for the parents. There has been a marked increase in the number of injections required in first two years of life for completing the vaccination schedule. Hence, there is a need to have a painless vaccine delivery system. Numerous new routes of vaccination like, oral, nasal and transdermal routes are being tried...
June 16, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28612224/extrahepatic-portal-venous-obstruction-what-should-be-the-mainstay-of-treatment
#13
Richa Lal, Moinak Sen Sarma, Manish K Gupta
The two cornerstones of management for Extrahepatic portal vein obstruction (EHPVO) are endotherapy and surgery [Porto-systemic shunts (PSS)/Mesorex bypass (MRB)]. Endotherapy is the mainstay of treatment for acute variceal bleed control and has also been used extensively for secondary prophylaxis till variceal eradication is achieved. However, long-term follow-up beyond endoscopic eradication of esophageal varices (EEEV) indicates that there are numerous delayed bleed and non bleed sequelae of EHPVO, which merit surgery as a definitive procedure to decompress the hypertensive portal venous system...
June 14, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28612223/peak-expiratory-flow-rate-as-a-monitoring-tool-in-asthma
#14
REVIEW
Krishna Mohan Gulla, S K Kabra
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 14, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28612222/recent-advances-and-controversies-in-pediatric-surgery
#15
EDITORIAL
Yogesh Kumar Sarin
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 14, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28612221/the-limping-child-what-a-pediatrician-should-know-correspondence
#16
LETTER
Yassar Alamri
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 14, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28600664/optimizing-care-and-outcome-of-neonatal-cholestasis-are-we-on-the-right-track
#17
REVIEW
Anshu Srivastava
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 10, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28600663/serum-hepcidin-as-a-diagnostic-marker-of-severe-iron-overload-in-beta-thalassemia-major
#18
Ahmed Maher Kaddah, Amina Abdel-Salam, Marwa Salah Farhan, Reham Ragab
OBJECTIVES: To investigate potential usefulness of serum hepcidin in the diagnosis of iron overload in children with β-thalassemia. METHODS: A study was conducted on 30 thalassemia major (TM), 30 thalassemia intermedia (TI) and 60 healthy children as controls. Serum hepcidin was measured by Human Hepcidin, ELISA Kit. RESULTS: β-thalassemia patients had a higher serum hepcidin compared to the controls (p < 0.001). TM group had higher hepcidin and ferritin compared to the TI group (p = 0...
June 10, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28600662/mri-in-thoracic-tuberculosis-of-children
#19
Kushaljit Singh Sodhi, Madhurima Sharma, Akshay Kumar Saxena, Joseph L Mathew, Meenu Singh, Niranjan Khandelwal
OBJECTIVE: To explore the utility of lung magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in children with thoracic tuberculosis (TB). METHODS: This prospective study of forty children (age range of 5 to 15 y) with thoracic TB was approved by the institutional ethics committee. Chest radiograph, lung MRI and computed tomography (CT) scan were performed in all children. Sensitivity, specificity, positive predictive value (PPV), negative predictive value (NPV) of MRI were calculated and kappa test of agreement was used to determine the strength of agreement between the MRI and CT findings...
June 10, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28600661/controversy-of-single-versus-staged-management-of-anorectal-malformations
#20
Ajay Narayan Gangopadhyay, Vaibhav Pandey
Anorectal malformations' (ARMs) management has taken strides over the past few decades. The advent of Posterior sagittal anorectoplasty (PSARP) and its acceptance by most people across the globe as standard procedure has given way to a debate of single vs. three-staged repair. After initial hesitancy and lot of skepticism, single-staged repair has very well established its role because of its advantages over the staged procedure. There is enough evidence which suggests that single-staged repair has got equally good outcome as that of staged repair (if not better)...
June 10, 2017: Indian Journal of Pediatrics
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