Volume 8 - Issue 8 - August 2009

Consultant for Pediatricians

Rashes and Fever
Rashes and Fever
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August 24, 2009
August 24, 2009
I read with interest Drs Someshwar and Nield’s Parent Coach feature, “Adolescent Confidentiality: Where
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Rashes and Fever
Rashes and Fever
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By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series Editor
Alberta Children’s Hospital

By KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series Editor Alberta Children’s Hospital
Purpuric pustules can present diagnostic challenges.
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Rashes and Fever
Rashes and Fever
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WILLIAM A. GIBSON, MD
 
Dr Gibson is acting program director of the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium Emergency Medicine Residency, a joint Air Force and Army program with 46 residents, at Brooke Army Medical Center and Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily state or reflect those of the US Army or the US Government and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
 
WILLIAM A. GIBSON, MD   Dr Gibson is acting program director of the San Antonio ...
Children who present with rash and fever could have serious illness and require immediate intervention. The morphology of lesions among children with symptoms of serious illness offers clues to the...
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sleep in children and youths
sleep in children and youths
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By HEATHER CLAWGES, MD and LINDA S. NIELD, MD—Series Editor
Dr Clawges is assistant professor of pediatrics at West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown. She is board-eligible in sleep medicine and will be taking the sleep medicine boards in November 2009. Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at the same institution.

 

By HEATHER CLAWGES, MD and LINDA S. NIELD, MD—Series EditorDr Clawges is assistant prof...
<DIV id=article-content-body> <P><STRONG>A MOTHER ASKS: <EM>“My 8–year–old son has always had trouble falling asleep. He never falls asleep before 11 PM, even on school nights. Is...
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The following cases review the current diagnostic challenges associated with pediatric tuberculosis (TB) and the recommended anti-TB treatment protocol.
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PAULETTE P. SEE, MD and RICHARD PIERCE, MS
University of Illinois at Champaign–Urbana and Carle Clinic and Carle Foundation Hospital


PAULETTE P. SEE, MD and RICHARD PIERCE, MS University of Illinois at Champaign–Urbana a...
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DAVID KWEE, MD and MELISSA B. MILLER, PhD, D(ABMM)
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

DAVID KWEE, MD and MELISSA B. MILLER, PhD, D(ABMM)University of North Carolina, Chapel ...
<P><IMG style="MARGIN: 5px; FLOAT: left" alt="Fish Tapeworm" src="/sites/default/files/transfer/0908cfpPCTapewormA_thumb.jpg" width=90 height=65>A 15-year-old boy...
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ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MD
Morgan City, La

ROBERT P. BLEREAU, MDMorgan City, La
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