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The diagnosis and management of acute otitis media.
This evidence-based clinical practice guideline is a revision of the 2004 acute otitis media (AOM) guideline from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and American Academy of Family Physicians.… Expand
Clinical Practice Guideline for Screening and Management of High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents
These pediatric hypertension guidelines are an update to the 2004 “Fourth Report on the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents.” Significant changes… Expand
A systematic review of school-based interventions to prevent bullying.
OBJECTIVE To conduct a systematic review of rigorously evaluated school-based interventions to decrease bullying. DATA SOURCES MEDLINE, PsycINFO, EMBASE, Educational Resources Information Center,… Expand
Improving decision analyses: parent preferences (utility values) for pediatric health outcomes.
OBJECTIVE To gather and calculate utilities for a wide range of health states in the pediatric population. STUDY DESIGN The study subjects, parents or guardians at least 18 years of age with at… Expand
A model for extending antiretroviral care beyond the rural health centre
- K. Wools-Kaloustian, J. Sidle, +7 authors S. Kimaiyo
- Journal of the International AIDS Society
- 1 February 2009
BackgroundA major obstacle facing many lower-income countries in establishing and maintaining HIV treatment programmes is the scarcity of trained health care providers. To address this shortage, the… Expand
Diagnosis and Management of an Initial UTI in Febrile Infants and Young Children
OBJECTIVES: The diagnosis and management of urinary tract infections (UTIs) in young children are clinically challenging. This report was developed to inform the revised, evidence-based, clinical… Expand
The role of significant others in adolescent diabetes: a qualitative study.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to explore perceptions of how diabetes influences adolescents' perceptions of quality of life in general and their relationships with parents, peers, school, and… Expand
Comprehensive Cost-Utility Analysis of Newborn Screening Strategies
BACKGROUND. Inborn errors of metabolism are a significant cause of morbidity and death among children. Inconsistencies in how individual states arrive at screening strategies, however, lead to marked… Expand
Lieberthal AS, Carroll AE, Chonmaitree T, et al. Clinical Practice Guideline: The Diagnosis and Management of Acute Otitis Media. Pediatrics. 2013;131(3):e964–e999
Pediatricians' use of and attitudes about personal digital assistants.
BACKGROUND Personal digital assistants (PDAs) are being increasingly used in medical practice. Although they have been touted as having the ability to improve efficiency and safety, little is known… Expand