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FDA Calls for More Restrictions on Fluoroquinolone Use

FDA Calls for More Restrictions on Fluoroquinolone Use

Kristin J. Kelley, Edited by Susan Sadoughi, MD, and André Sofair, MD, MPH The risks for "disabling and potentially permanent" ...
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Infant Swaddling Tied to Increased SIDS Risk

Infant Swaddling Tied to Increased SIDS Risk

Louis M. Bell, MD, Dr. Bell is an associate editor with NEJM Journal Watch Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine Swaddling is ...
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β-Blockers for Systolic Heart Failure: All Age Groups Benefit

β-Blockers for Systolic Heart Failure: All Age Groups Benefit

Paul S. Mueller, MD, MPH, FACP reviewing Kotecha D et al. BMJ 2016 Apr 20. Hoes AW. BMJ 2016 Apr ...
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Accuracy of the Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk Equation in a Large Contemporary, Multiethnic Population

Accuracy of the Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk Equation in a Large Contemporary, Multiethnic Population

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(18):2118­2130. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2016.02.055 http://content.onlinejacc.org/article.aspx?articleID=2517904#tab1 This is a long and detailed article that requires serious time to digest ...
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What Works and What’s Safe in Pediatric Emergency Procedural Sedation: An Overview of Reviews

What Works and What’s Safe in Pediatric Emergency Procedural Sedation: An Overview of Reviews

Academic Emergency Medicine Volume 23, Issue 5, pages 519–530, May 2016 Sedation is increasingly used to facilitate procedures on children ...
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BRUE, the New ALTE: AAP Issues First Clinical Practice Guideline for Apparent Life-Threatening Events

BRUE, the New ALTE: AAP Issues First Clinical Practice Guideline for Apparent Life-Threatening Events

Katherine Bakes, MD, associate editor with NEJM Journal Watch Emergency Medicine A multidisciplinary group reviewed the evidence from 1970 to ...
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