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Paediatric headache disorders: diagnostic and therapeutic considerations

Children and young people are commonly affected by headaches.

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Prevalence of Foetal Alcohol Syndrome reaches 15 per 10,000

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HIV-infected infants require early ART to optimize cognitive outcomes

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MSF respond to bombing at Nigerian refugee camp

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New AHA guidelines on managing pregnancy in women with complex CHD

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Preterm prelabour rupture of membranes may influence outcomes in the next pregnancy

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Healthcare-associated infections affect 1 in 6 children in paediatric intensive care units

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OECD report criticises pharmaceutical pricing strategies

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UK mental health services reduces the risk for clinical depression in adolescent

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Professional & Business

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Yorkshire CCGs place ban on expensive treatments

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Vaccines fast-tracked to prevent global epidemics

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Forecasts suggest NHS will need extra £88bn by 2067

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Addenbrooke’s hospital comes out of special measures

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Half of women face red flag event during childbirth

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BMA accuses PM of ‘scapegoating’ GPs for NHS crisis

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New in Paediatrics

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Childhood BP trajectories are associated with cardiovascular risk factors

A steep trajectory suggests greater later risk.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Heart J
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Infective endocarditis up to 44 times more likely in ACHD

Valve-containing prosthetics, multiple cardiac lesions, history of IE, and male sex all increased risk for infection.

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The nightmare that is meningitis

Physicians need to remain ever vigilant to recognise meningitis in its early stages.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Immunotoxicol
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MMR vaccination may prevent perfluoroalkyl-induced asthma

Perfluoroalkyl substances are widely used in furniture, carpets, and clothing.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging
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Baffle leaks common in 2/3 of adult patients with arterial switch

Most baffle leaks are not identified on routine Doppler echocardiography and do not manifest in noticeable symptoms.

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Serologic-assessed immunity to polio in US children not recommended

For children who may have been vaccinated outside the United States, the CDC is recommending vaccination/revaccination.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Pediatr Pulmonol
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Asthma: toddlers sensitive to inhaled allergens should be monitored for asthma

A majority of wheezing toddlers receiving secondary care went on to develop asthma at school age.

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Poliovirus vaccine: US children should still be vaccinated against all 3 types

No change in ACIP recommendations for routine vaccination despite eradication of type 2 wild poliovirus.

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Fresh Brexit concerns for European doctors
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Fresh Brexit concerns for European doctors

Organisations representing doctors have warned Brexit must not be permitted to threaten Europe’s health.

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HLD200 for evening administration improves ADHD symptoms and both at-home early morning and evening functional impairment in children with ADHD | APSARD
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HLD200 for evening administration improves ADHD symptoms and both at-home early morning and evening functional impairment in children with ADHD | APSARD

Delays initial release of methylphenidate by approximately 8-10 hours, targeting the onset of clinically meaningful treatment effect upon awakening.

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Zika: first-, second-trimester infections linked to severe CNS involvement, death

Estimated vertical transmission rates are roughly 11% in first-, second-trimester Zika infections.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
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Does echocardiography cause pain in infants?

Younger preterm infants experienced mild to moderate pain during echocardiography, whereas older infants did not.

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Pediatric asthma linked to quadrupled prevalence of kidney stones

Cleveland Clinic study suggests asthma and nephrolithiasis may share a common pathophysiological mechanism.

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Stimulant use in management of mild traumatic brain injury remains an open question | APSARD
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Stimulant use in management of mild traumatic brain injury remains an open question | APSARD

Because the symptoms of mTBI are reminiscent of those associated with ADHD, it was thought that stimulants might have a role in alleviating them.

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