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Blood pressure (BP) in children is influenced by early-life exposure to several chemicals, built environment and meteorological factors, suggests a study.
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Low-dose dexamethasone and prednisolone are equally effective in the treatment of croup in children, according to data from the Topdog* trial.
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Early brain injury and at least one sensorimotor immaturity precede cerebral palsy (CP) in very preterm infants and may be considered as reliable predictors, a recent study has found.
Jairia Dela Cruz, 04 Sep 2019
Parenteral antibiotic therapy duration for bacteraemic urinary tract infection (UTI) in young infants may be safely shortened, according to a recent study showing that recurrence and readmission or emergency department revisitation rates are comparable between a ≤7-day and a longer therapy course.