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Decreases in Nephrotoxic Pain Medications Are Not Associated With Increased Opioid Utilization in Critically Ill Children

Decreases in Nephrotoxic Pain Medications Are Not Associated With Increased Opioid Utilization in Critically Ill Children

1 hour ago   |   Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Objectives: Quality improvement initiatives to decrease rates of nephrotoxic medication exposure have reduced rates of acute kidney injury in noncritically ill children. The...
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Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

1 hour ago   |   Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Objective: Healthcare constraints with decreasing bed availability cause strain in acute care units, and patients are more frequently being discharged directly home. Our...
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New and Noteworthy: What I Read This Week-Edition 196

New and Noteworthy: What I Read This Week-Edition 196

2 hours ago   |   Mark's Daily Apple   |   3 articles

Research of the Week Getting fat precedes increased calorie intake, in one recent study . Using a multivitamin for 3 years improves cognitive aging in older adults. Night shift...
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Publisher's Platform: My 5 minutes with FDA

5 hours ago   |   Food Safety

Its a long flight from the “other Washington” for my 5 minutes of testimony before the Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA's Independent Expert Panel yesterday, but here it...
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FDA links Listeria outbreak to cheeses sold at Whole Foods, Safeway and other retailers

5 hours ago   |   Food Safety   |   2 articles

The FDA is investigating an outbreak of infections caused by Listeria monocytogenes that are linked to certain Brie and Camembert cheeses that were sold nationwide. Old Europe...
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Nerve procedures added to amputation linked with lower costs, shorter hospital stay

Nerve procedures added to amputation linked with lower costs, shorter hospital stay

6 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

BOSTON - Health care system expenditures and patient satisfaction can be improved with the addition of nerve interventions to upper extremity amputations, according to a...
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Early oseltamivir associated with better flu outcomes in children

Early oseltamivir associated with better flu outcomes in children

7 hours ago   |   Healio

Early use of oseltamivir in hospitalized children with influenza led to better outcomes, according to the results of a large study published in JAMA Pediatrics. Co-author...
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A week after I turned 14, I attempted suicide. Here's what I learnt

7 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

March 18, 2022. It is a night I will never forget. I had been out with mates, gotten home and I was just feeling the lowest I had ever felt in my entire life. I ended up being...
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Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on animal-assisted activities in pediatric hospitals

8 hours ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Health Care   |   3 articles

The goal of this study was to document current hospital-based animal-assessed activities practices.
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Did the Covid jab make a famous doctor's cancer WORSE?

Did the Covid jab make a famous doctor's cancer WORSE?

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Dr Michael Goldman, 67, of Erasme Hospital in Brussels, was diagnosed with lymphoma - cancer of the immune system - last summer.
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Logistics of Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapies in PICU

Logistics of Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapies in PICU

Objectives: To describe practical considerations and approaches to best practices for end-of-life care for critically ill children and families in the PICU. Data... Read more ...

Decreases in Nephrotoxic Pain Medications Are Not Associated With Increased...

Decreases in Nephrotoxic Pain Medications Are Not Associated With Increased Opioid Utilization in Critically Ill Children

Objectives: Quality improvement initiatives to decrease rates of nephrotoxic medication exposure have reduced rates of acute kidney injury in noncritically ill children. The... Read more ...

Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Objective: Healthcare constraints with decreasing bed availability cause strain in acute care units, and patients are more frequently being discharged directly home. Our... Read more ...

North Korea fires fourth round of missile tests after US-South Korea...

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Labia Minora Reduction Using Central Wedge Technique

The central wedge labiaplasty removes a “V” or a pie-slice piece of the most protuberant portion of the labium to make it smaller. The anterior and posterior edges of the... Read more ...