Volume 6 - Issue 9 - September 2007

Consultant for Pediatricians

Childhood Immunizations
Childhood Immunizations
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Consultations & Comments
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Childhood Immunizations
Childhood Immunizations
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By DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD
By DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD
As a clinical immunologist with a special interest in vaccines, it is a pleasure to present this special issue of C
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Childhood Immunizations
Childhood Immunizations
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DAVID S. REITMAN, MD
Children's National Medial Center

DAVID S. REITMAN, MDChildren's National Medial Center
<DIV id=article-content-body> <P>While time with patients is limited, pediatricians need to build a rapport that permits a glimpse into the adolescent's real concerns. In general, if a teen...
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Childhood Immunizations
Childhood Immunizations
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LINDA S. NIELD, MD
West Virginia University School of Medicine


 

LINDA S. NIELD, MD West Virginia University School of Medicine  
Vaccination must be prompted before and on entry into elementary school. Not only does vaccination provide substantial health benefits to society, it is the law.
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Hereditary diseases
Hereditary diseases
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By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series Editor
Dr Hirsch is an instructor of pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City. She is also a medical editor for KidsHealth.org. Dr Pohl is professor of pediatrics and associate dean of student affairs and career counseling at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia.
By LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series Editor Dr Hirsch is an in...
 
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Hereditary diseases
Hereditary diseases
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JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MD
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, Norfolk


 

JOHN W. HARRINGTON, MDEastern Virginia Medical School, Children's Hospital of The King'...
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/0709cfpPCMacrocephaly_thumb.jpg" alt="Benign Macrocephaly" width="80"...
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Idiopathic scoliosis
Idiopathic scoliosis
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By HOWARD FISCHER, MD
By HOWARD FISCHER, MD
This story was told to me by Dr W, a pediatric resident whom I run into every now and then. He swears that it's true.
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Idiopathic scoliosis
Idiopathic scoliosis
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By DAVID M. ANMUTH, MD I. CELINE HANSON, MD

By DAVID M. ANMUTH, MD I. CELINE HANSON, MD
A 5-year-old boy with seizure disorder and developmental delay presented to our allergy and immunology clinic for a severe reaction that developed after he had received multiple vaccines.
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Idiopathic scoliosis
Idiopathic scoliosis
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By LINDA S. NIELD, MDWest Virginia University School of Medicine
By LINDA S. NIELD, MDWest Virginia University School of Medicine
College life can increase the young adult's exposure to infectious disease.
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Idiopathic scoliosis
Idiopathic scoliosis
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VERT MOONEY, MD, JOHN MAYER, DC, PhD, and DAVID WOODBRIDGE, PT
University of California, San Diego, US Spine & Sport Medical Center, and US Spine & Sport Foundation, San Diego

Dr Mooney is clinical professor of orthopedic surgery at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and medical director of the US Spine & Sport Medical Center in San Diego. Dr Mayer is director of research at the US Spine & Sport Foundation in San Diego. Mr Woodbridge is
a physiotherapist at the US Spine & Sport Medical Center.

VERT MOONEY, MD, JOHN MAYER, DC, PhD, and DAVID WOODBRIDGE, PT University of California...
Adolescent scoliosis often is identified as idiopathic scoliosis--the precise cause of the spinal curvature that occurs in early adolescence remains unknown.
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Tuberculin skin test
Tuberculin skin test
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September 1, 2007

September 1, 2007
Widespread vaccination has led many parents to underappreciate the severity of vaccine-preventable diseases.
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Tuberculin skin test
Tuberculin skin test
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By Child Abuse-or Mimic? GREG WALLACE, DO

By Child Abuse-or Mimic? GREG WALLACE, DO
 
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Tuberculin skin test
Tuberculin skin test
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By AYMAN SAMKARI, MD

By AYMAN SAMKARI, MD
Since infancy, the child has had moderate to severe eczema that is controlled with a topical corticosteroid (hydrocortisone 1%), moisturizer, and tacrolimus( 0.03% (on the facial rash).
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Tuberculin skin test
Tuberculin skin test
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September 1, 2007
September 1, 2007
These lesions on the tongue of a 7-year-old white girl had been present since she was 2.
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Tuberculin skin test
Tuberculin skin test
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DAVID B. TROWBRIDGE, MD, SYED O. ALI, MD, and KIRK H. WAIBEL, MD
Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Tex

DAVID B. TROWBRIDGE, MD, SYED O. ALI, MD, and KIRK H. WAIBEL, MDDwight D. Eisenhower Ar...
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