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ALLMedicine™ Pediatric Pneumonia Center

Research & Reviews  179 results

Application of a Pneumococcal Serotype-specific Urinary Antigen Detection Test for Iden...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003065
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Bountogo M, Sanogo B et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - Serotype-specific diagnosis of pneumococcal community-acquired pneumonia in children under age 5 years would mark a major advancement for understanding pneumococcal epidemiology and supporting vaccine decision-making. A Luminex technology-based mu...

Effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines against community-acquired alveolar pn...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1860
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Lewnard JA, Givon-Lavi N et. al.

Dec 21st, 2020 - Streptococcus pneumoniae is a leading cause of pneumonia among children. However, owing to diagnostic limitations, the protection conferred by pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCVs) against pediatric pneumonia attributable to vaccine-serotype pneu...

The impact of pulse oximetry and Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) trai...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7676725
PloS One; Sylvies F, Nyirenda L et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - The misdiagnosis of non-malarial fever in sub-Saharan Africa has contributed to the significant burden of pediatric pneumonia and the inappropriate use of antibiotics in this region. This study aims to assess the impact of 1) portable pulse oximet...

Performance of lung ultrasound in the diagnosis of pediatric pneumonia in Mozambique an...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ppul.25176
Pediatric Pulmonology; Ginsburg AS, Lenahan JL et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Improved pneumonia diagnostics are needed in low-resource settings (LRS); lung ultrasound (LUS) is a promising diagnostic technology for pneumonia. The objective was to compare LUS versus chest radiograph (CXR), and among LUS interpreters, to comp...

World health observances in November 2020: adult and pediatric pneumonia, preterm birth...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajplung.00490.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecul... Casado F, Morty RE

Oct 14th, 2020 - World health observances in November 2020: adult and pediatric pneumonia, preterm birth, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in focus.|2020|Casado F,Morty RE,|

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Clinicaltrials.gov  207 results

Application of a Pneumococcal Serotype-specific Urinary Antigen Detection Test for Iden...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003065
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Bountogo M, Sanogo B et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - Serotype-specific diagnosis of pneumococcal community-acquired pneumonia in children under age 5 years would mark a major advancement for understanding pneumococcal epidemiology and supporting vaccine decision-making. A Luminex technology-based mu...

Effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines against community-acquired alveolar pn...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1860
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Lewnard JA, Givon-Lavi N et. al.

Dec 21st, 2020 - Streptococcus pneumoniae is a leading cause of pneumonia among children. However, owing to diagnostic limitations, the protection conferred by pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCVs) against pediatric pneumonia attributable to vaccine-serotype pneu...

The impact of pulse oximetry and Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) trai...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7676725
PloS One; Sylvies F, Nyirenda L et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - The misdiagnosis of non-malarial fever in sub-Saharan Africa has contributed to the significant burden of pediatric pneumonia and the inappropriate use of antibiotics in this region. This study aims to assess the impact of 1) portable pulse oximet...

Performance of lung ultrasound in the diagnosis of pediatric pneumonia in Mozambique an...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ppul.25176
Pediatric Pulmonology; Ginsburg AS, Lenahan JL et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Improved pneumonia diagnostics are needed in low-resource settings (LRS); lung ultrasound (LUS) is a promising diagnostic technology for pneumonia. The objective was to compare LUS versus chest radiograph (CXR), and among LUS interpreters, to comp...

World health observances in November 2020: adult and pediatric pneumonia, preterm birth...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajplung.00490.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecul... Casado F, Morty RE

Oct 14th, 2020 - World health observances in November 2020: adult and pediatric pneumonia, preterm birth, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in focus.|2020|Casado F,Morty RE,|

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News  39 results

Fast Five Quiz: Pneumonia Key Aspects
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/922410

Mar 22nd, 2020 - Bacterial pneumonia is caused by a pathogenic infection of the lungs and may present as a primary disease process or as the final, fatal disorder, primarily in an individual who is already debilitated. Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is one of ...

Flu Hospitalizations in Youngest Kids Highest Ever, CDC Says
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925984

Mar 1st, 2020 - Hospitalization rates for infants and children younger than 5 years are the highest on record at this point in the season, "surpassing rates reported during the second wave of the 2009 H1N1 pandemic," according to the latest report from the Center...

Flu Hospitalizations in Youngest Kids Highest Ever, CDC Says
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/925984

Mar 1st, 2020 - Hospitalization rates for infants and children younger than 5 years are the highest on record at this point in the season, "surpassing rates reported during the second wave of the 2009 H1N1 pandemic," according to the latest report from the Center...

No increase in severe community-acquired pneumonia after PCV13
https://www.mdedge.com/infectiousdisease/article/193802/vaccines/no-increase-severe-community-acquired-pneumonia-after?channel=50732
Tara Haelle

Feb 4th, 2019 - Despite concern about the rise of nonvaccine serotypes following widespread PCV13 immunization, cases of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) remain nearly as low as after initial implementation of the vaccine and severe cases have not risen at all.

The Negative Predictive Value of a CXR in the Evaluation of Pediatric Pneumonia
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/904040

Nov 19th, 2018 - The Predictive Value of a CXR in Suspected Pneumonia Clinicians often face uncertainty about whether they can rely on a negative chest x-ray (CXR) to rule out pneumonia in a child, even when other clinical signs and symptoms may have raised that c...

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