Volume 7 - Issue 10 - October 2008

Consultant for Pediatricians

varicella-zoster virus infection
varicella-zoster virus infection
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By CHRISTY BLAKE, RNC, MSN, CPNP and GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD, ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD—Series Editor
Ms Blake is a nurse practitioner and Dr Wilson is clinical professor of pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Amarillo. Dr Leung is clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children's Hospital.
By CHRISTY BLAKE, RNC, MSN, CPNP and GOLDER N. WILSON, MD, PhD, ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, ...
The patient has an unusual sacral crease and sacral dimple.
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pediatric migraine
pediatric migraine
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By AMBER PATTERSON, MD and RAMALINGA REDDY, MD | October 1, 2008
University of Toledo College of Medicine and St Vincent Mercy Children’s Hospital
Dr Patterson is a third-year resident in the department of pediatrics and Dr Reddy is clinical professor in the division of pediatric pulmonary medicine at the University of Toledo College of Medicine and St Vincent Mercy Children's Hospital in Ohio.
By AMBER PATTERSON, MD and RAMALINGA REDDY, MD | October 1, 2008University of Toledo Co...
A 16-year-old boy presented for evaluation of asthma and exercise-induced bronchospasm.
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pediatric migraine
pediatric migraine
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By DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD R. SHAOUL, MD and M. LURIE, MD | October 1, 2008
 

Dr Kamat is professor of pediatrics at Wayne State University in Detroit.He is also director of the Institute of Medical Education and vice chair of education at Children's Hospital of Michigan, both in Detroit.B'nai Zion Medical Center, Technion, Haifa, Israel

By DEEPAK M. KAMAT, MD, PhD R. SHAOUL, MD and M. LURIE, MD | October 1, 2008 Dr Ka...
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pediatric migraine
pediatric migraine
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By JOSEPHINE-LIEZL P. CUETO, MD and JING CHENG ZHAO, MD | October 1, 2008
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pa
By JOSEPHINE-LIEZL P. CUETO, MD and JING CHENG ZHAO, MD | October 1, 2008 Geisinger Me...
Keratoconus is a corneal abnormality characterized by a conical shape and central stromal thinning.
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Dermclinic
Dermclinic
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By Kirk Barber, MD, FRCPC
 
 
Dr Barber is a consultant dermatologist at Alberta Children's Hospital and clinical associate professor of medicine and community health sciences at the University of Calgary in Alberta.
By Kirk Barber, MD, FRCPC     Dr Barber is a consultant dermatologist at A...
This 9-year-old girl has extensive psoriasis and is currently receiving narrowband UVB phototherapy for her body plaques.
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pediatric migraine
pediatric migraine
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Many attempts at showing efficacy in triptan trials in children have been unsuccessful because of the very high rate of placebo response.
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maternal SSRI use on newborns
maternal SSRI use on newborns
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It is estimated that 12% of clinical methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections are now community- associated.1 To combat the rising incidence o
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maternal SSRI use on newborns
maternal SSRI use on newborns
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LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD – Series Editor
Dr Hirsch is a clinical instructor of pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City. She is also a medical editor for www.KidsHealth.org. Dr Pohl is professor of pediatrics and associate dean of student affairs and career counseling at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia
LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD – Series EditorDr Hirsch is a clinical ...
<P>In the newborn nursery, pediatricians commonly encounter infants born to mothers who were receiving selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for depression during pregnancy.</P>
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allergic reaction
allergic reaction
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By EVA ILSE RUBIO, MD—Series Editor
 
Dr Rubio is a pediatric radiologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and assistant professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
By EVA ILSE RUBIO, MD—Series Editor   Dr Rubio is a pediatric radiologist at Cinci...
A 27-month-old girl is brought in for evaluation of hoarseness. She was born prematurely, at 27 weeks' gestation, and spent her first 4 months in the neonatal ICU.
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allergic reaction
allergic reaction
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JONATHAN STUART CRANE, DO, ERIN GRIFFIN, BS, and CHRISTINE COOK, CCRC
Wilmington, NC 

JONATHAN STUART CRANE, DO, ERIN GRIFFIN, BS, and CHRISTINE COOK, CCRCWilmington, NC&nbs...
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sleep in children and youths
sleep in children and youths
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By HOWARD FISCHER, MD | October 1, 2008

By HOWARD FISCHER, MD | October 1, 2008
  
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congenital anomalies
congenital anomalies
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By MARTHA A. HELLEMS, MD, MS GREGORY F. HAYDEN, MD | October 1, 2008
University of Virginia
Dr Hellems is associate professor of pediatrics and director of resident research in the department of pediatrics at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville. Dr Hayden is professor of pediatrics at the University of Virginia School of Medicine.
By MARTHA A. HELLEMS, MD, MS GREGORY F. HAYDEN, MD | October 1, 2008University of Virgi...
Put yourself in the place of the parent of a 15-month-old girl who is being seen by her pediatrician for a well-child visit and routine immunizations.
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