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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28143696/management-of-children-with-chronic-wet-cough-and-protracted-bacterial-bronchitis-chest-guideline-and-expert-panel-report
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Anne B Chang, John J Oppenheimer, Miles M Weinberger, Bruce K Rubin, Cameron C Grant, Kelly Weir, Richard S Irwin
BACKGROUND: Wet or productive cough is common in children with chronic cough. We formulated recommendations based on systematic reviews related to the management of chronic wet cough in children (aged ≤ 14 years) based on two key questions: (1) how effective are antibiotics in improving the resolution of cough? If so, what antibiotic should be used and for how long? and (2) when should children be referred for further investigations? METHODS: We used the CHEST expert cough panel's protocol for systematic reviews and the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) methodologic guidelines and GRADE framework (the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation)...
April 2017: Chest
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28328090/bronchiolitis-score-of-sant-joan-de-d%C3%A3-u-brosjod-score-validation-and-usefulness
#2
Mònica Balaguer, Carme Alejandre, David Vila, Elisabeth Esteban, Josep L Carrasco, Francisco José Cambra, Iolanda Jordan
OBJECTIVE: To validate the bronchiolitis score of Sant Joan de Déu (BROSJOD) and to examine the previously defined scoring cutoff. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Prospective, observational study. BROSJOD scoring was done by two independent physicians (at admission, 24 and 48 hr). Internal consistency of the score was assessed using Cronbach's α. To determine inter-rater reliability, the concordance correlation coefficient estimated as an intraclass correlation coefficient (CCC) and limits of agreement estimated as the 90% total deviation index (TDI) were estimated...
April 2017: Pediatric Pulmonology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28276064/instruction-manual-for-the-ilae-2017-operational-classification-of-seizure-types
#3
Robert S Fisher, J Helen Cross, Carol D'Souza, Jacqueline A French, Sheryl R Haut, Norimichi Higurashi, Edouard Hirsch, Floor E Jansen, Lieven Lagae, Solomon L Moshé, Jukka Peltola, Eliane Roulet Perez, Ingrid E Scheffer, Andreas Schulze-Bonhage, Ernest Somerville, Michael Sperling, Elza Márcia Yacubian, Sameer M Zuberi
This companion paper to the introduction of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) 2017 classification of seizure types provides guidance on how to employ the classification. Illustration of the classification is enacted by tables, a glossary of relevant terms, mapping of old to new terms, suggested abbreviations, and examples. Basic and extended versions of the classification are available, depending on the desired degree of detail. Key signs and symptoms of seizures (semiology) are used as a basis for categories of seizures that are focal or generalized from onset or with unknown onset...
April 2017: Epilepsia
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27940684/cytokine-elevation-in-sudden-death-with-respiratory-syncytial-virus-a-case-report-of-2-children
#4
Yu Kakimoto, Yoshihisa Seto, Eriko Ochiai, Fumiko Satoh, Motoki Osawa
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most common viral cause of bronchiolitis and pneumonia in young children worldwide. Premature birth, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, congenital heart disease, and Down syndrome are risk factors for high mortality and prolonged morbidity after RSV infection. Conversely, many previously healthy, full-term children are also admitted to the hospital because of RSV, and some of them experience severe sequelae or die due to the virus. Various complications of RSV infection have been reported, such as encephalopathy, encephalitis, and cardiomyopathy...
December 2016: Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27814333/best-clinical-practice-and-evidence-based-assessment-in-pediatric-ventilation-support
#5
Giuseppe A Marraro, Rongrong Yu, Yaqin Liang, Umberto Genovese
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2016: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25669699/images-in-emergency-medicine-rash-and-fever-in-a-7-week-old-infant-neonatal-scabies
#6
Therese L Canares, Brian L Chang, Dale W Steele
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2014: Annals of Emergency Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26810291/use-of-symptoms-and-risk-factors-to-predict-acute-otitis-media-in-infants
#7
David P McCormick, Kristofer Jennings, Linda C Ede, Pedro Alvarez-Fernandez, Janak Patel, Tasnee Chonmaitree
OBJECTIVES: Infants and children with upper respiratory tract infection (URI) often have concurrent acute otitis media (AOM). Young infants have fewer specific symptoms than older children. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of symptoms and other risk factors in predicting the presence of AOM in infants. METHODS: Healthy infants, age less than four weeks, were enrolled and followed prospectively for up to age one year. Infants were scheduled for a research visit when their parents noted the onset of symptoms...
February 2016: International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/15983074/interpretation-of-chest-radiographs-in-infants-with-cough-and-fever
#8
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Robert T Bramson, N Thorne Griscom, Robert H Cleveland
An understanding of the appearance of the infant chest radiograph requires an understanding of the anatomy and the physiologic, immunologic, and pathologic processes in the infant's chest. The authors describe the features of the infant chest that most influence the appearance of the chest radiograph in infants with cough and fever. They discuss why confusion sometimes occurs when radiology residents and general radiologists familiar with adult chest radiographs first evaluate the infant chest radiograph. The radiographic appearance of acute inflammation does not look the same in infants as it does in older children and adults...
July 2005: Radiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27321363/antibiotic-duration-and-timing-of-the-switch-from-intravenous-to-oral-route-for-bacterial-infections-in-children-systematic-review-and-guidelines
#9
REVIEW
Brendan J McMullan, David Andresen, Christopher C Blyth, Minyon L Avent, Asha C Bowen, Philip N Britton, Julia E Clark, Celia M Cooper, Nigel Curtis, Emma Goeman, Briony Hazelton, Gabrielle M Haeusler, Ameneh Khatami, James P Newcombe, Joshua Osowicki, Pamela Palasanthiran, Mike Starr, Tony Lai, Clare Nourse, Joshua R Francis, David Isaacs, Penelope A Bryant
Few studies are available to inform duration of intravenous antibiotics for children and when it is safe and appropriate to switch to oral antibiotics. We have systematically reviewed antibiotic duration and timing of intravenous to oral switch for 36 paediatric infectious diseases and developed evidence-graded recommendations on the basis of the review, guidelines, and expert consensus. We searched databases and obtained information from references identified and relevant guidelines. All eligible studies were assessed for quality...
August 2016: Lancet Infectious Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27458539/macrolides-for-acute-wheezing-episodes-in-preschool-children
#10
Hengameh H Raissy, Kathryn Blake
The National Asthma Education and Prevention Program's Expert Panel Report 3, Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma does not recommend antibiotics for the management of acute episodes of asthma exacerbation. Macrolides seem to have some potential effect beyond or in addition to their antibacterial effect. It has been reported that macrolides may potentially benefit patients with chronic inflammatory airway diseases due to their antibacterial, antiviral, and/or anti-inflammatory effects. This review presents recent data on use of azithromycin in prevention and management of acute exacerbation of respiratory symptoms in infants and young children...
June 1, 2016: Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27402352/what-works-to-reduce-unnecessary-care-for-bronchiolitis-a-qualitative-analysis-of-a-national-collaborative
#11
Shawn L Ralston, Emily Carson Atwood, Matthew D Garber, Alison Volpe Holmes
OBJECTIVE: Unnecessary care is well established as a quality problem affecting acute viral bronchiolitis, one of the most common pediatric illnesses. Although there is an extensive quality improvement literature on the disease, published work primarily reflects the experience of freestanding children's hospitals. We sought to better understand the specific barriers and drivers for successful quality improvement in community and nonfreestanding children's facilities. METHODS: We undertook a mixed methods study to identify correlates of success in a bronchiolitis quality improvement collaborative of community hospitals and children's hospitals within adult hospitals...
March 2017: Academic Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25548116/vertigo-in-childhood-a-retrospective-series-of-100-children
#12
Ezgi Deniz Batu, Banu Anlar, Meral Topçu, Güzide Turanlı, Sabiha Aysun
OBJECTIVE: Evaluation and management of vertigo in children vary between institutions and medical specialties. The aim of this study is to describe the characteristics of vertigo in children presenting to a pediatric neurology referral center and to investigate the relationship between vertigo and migraine. STUDY DESIGN: Patients <18 years old presenting with vertigo to Hacettepe University Ihsan Dogramaci Children's Hospital Neurology Unit between January 1996-January 2012 were included (n = 100)...
March 2015: European Journal of Paediatric Neurology: EJPN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27371760/asymptomatic-kawasaki-disease-in-a-3-month-old-infant
#13
Helene Pinches, Katherine Dobbins, Sarah Cantrell, Joseph May, Joseph Lopreiato
Kawasaki disease (KD) is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children in the United States. It is a systemic vasculitis characterized by diffuse inflammation of medium and small blood vessels. If untreated it can lead to myocardial infarction, ischemic heart disease, or sudden death. Early recognition and treatment decrease the incidence of coronary consequences, resulting in improved clinical outcomes. Incomplete KD is much less likely to fulfill major clinical diagnostic criteria. Infants <12 months of age are more likely to have an incomplete presentation, and children <6 months of age are more likely to develop cardiac complications...
August 2016: Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27456509/management-of-pediatric-trauma
#14
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Injury is still the number 1 killer of children ages 1 to 18 years in the United States (http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/children.htm). Children who sustain injuries with resulting disabilities incur significant costs not only for their health care but also for productivity lost to the economy. The families of children who survive childhood injury with disability face years of emotional and financial hardship, along with a significant societal burden. The entire process of managing childhood injury is enormously complex and varies by region...
August 2016: Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26976277/crystalloid-fluid-therapy
#15
REVIEW
Sumeet Reddy, Laurence Weinberg, Paul Young
This article is one of ten reviews selected from the Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency medicine 2016. Other selected articles can be found online at http://www.biomedcentral.com/collections/annualupdate2016. Further information about the Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine is available from http://www.springer.com/series/8901.
March 15, 2016: Critical Care: the Official Journal of the Critical Care Forum
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27382134/validation-of-the-step-by-step-approach-in-the-management-of-young-febrile-infants
#16
Borja Gomez, Santiago Mintegi, Silvia Bressan, Liviana Da Dalt, Alain Gervaix, Laurence Lacroix
BACKGROUND: A sequential approach to young febrile infants on the basis of clinical and laboratory parameters, including procalcitonin, was recently described as an accurate tool in identifying patients at risk for invasive bacterial infection (IBI). Our aim was to prospectively validate the Step-by-Step approach and compare it with the Rochester criteria and the Lab-score. METHODS: Prospective study including infants ≤90 days with fever without source presenting in 11 European pediatric emergency departments between September 2012 and August 2014...
August 2016: Pediatrics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27115266/does-this-patient-have-infectious-mononucleosis-the-rational-clinical-examination-systematic-review
#17
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Mark H Ebell, Marlene Call, JoAnna Shinholser, Jack Gardner
IMPORTANCE: Early, accurate diagnosis of infectious mononucleosis can help clinicians target treatment, avoid antibiotics, and provide an accurate prognosis. OBJECTIVE: To systematically review the literature regarding the value of the clinical examination and white blood cell count for the diagnosis of mononucleosis. DATA SOURCES: The databases of PubMed (from 1966-2016) and EMBASE (from 1947-2015) were searched and a total of 670 articles and abstracts were reviewed for eligibility...
April 12, 2016: JAMA: the Journal of the American Medical Association
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27016215/erythema-multiforme-like-eruption-in-a-3-year-old-boy
#18
Iria Neri, Camilla Loi, Michela Magnano, Colombina Vincenzi, Michelangelo La Placa, Annalisa Patrizi
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
July 2016: Archives of Disease in Childhood
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26969237/guidelines-for-urgent-management-of-stroke-in-children
#19
REVIEW
Michael J Rivkin, Timothy J Bernard, Michael M Dowling, Catherine Amlie-Lefond
Stroke in children carries lasting morbidity. Once recognized, it is important to evaluate and treat children with acute stroke efficiently and accurately. All children should receive neuroprotective measures. It is reasonable to consider treatment with advanced thrombolytic and endovascular agents. Delivery of such care requires purposeful institutional planning and organization in pediatric acute care centers. Primary stroke centers established for adults provide an example of the multidisciplinary approach that can be applied to the evaluation and treatment of children who present with acute stroke...
March 2016: Pediatric Neurology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26735994/viral-bronchiolitis-in-children
#20
REVIEW
H Cody Meissner
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 7, 2016: New England Journal of Medicine
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