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Factors That Are Associated With Parental Acceptance of Human Papillomavirus Vaccines: A Randomized Intervention Study of Written Information About HPV
OBJECTIVES. Prophylactic vaccines against human papillomavirus (HPV) are expected to be available for public use by 2007 and likely will be targeted to preadolescent children. Parental acceptance ofExpand
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Universal newborn hearing screening: summary of evidence.
CONTEXT Each year, approximately 5000 infants are born in the United States with moderate-to-profound, bilateral permanent hearing loss (PHL). Universal newborn hearing screening (UNHS) has beenExpand
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Prescription drug use in pregnancy.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to provide information on the prevalence of the use of prescription drugs among pregnant women in the United States. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective study wasExpand
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Influenza and the rates of hospitalization for respiratory disease among infants and young children.
BACKGROUND Young children may be at increased risk for serious complications from influenzavirus infection. However, in population-based studies it has been difficult to separate the effects ofExpand
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Epidemiology of anaphylaxis among children and adolescents enrolled in a health maintenance organization.
BACKGROUND There is little information about the incidence of anaphylaxis from all causes. OBJECTIVE The objects of this study were (1) to estimate the incidence of anaphylaxis; (2) to explore theExpand
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Risks of congenital malformations and perinatal events among infants exposed to antidepressant medications during pregnancy
To evaluate risks for perinatal complications and congenital defects among infants exposed in utero to antidepressants.
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Association Between Streptococcal Infection and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Tourette's Syndrome, and Tic Disorder
Objective. Reports have suggested that streptococcal infection may be etiologically related to pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders (PANDAS), but there are few good epidemiologic studiesExpand
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Subcutaneous sumatriptan for treatment of acute migraine in patients admitted to the emergency department: a multicenter study.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy of SC sumatriptan injection versus placebo in the treatment of acute migraine in ED patients and that of open-label 100 mg sumatriptan PO tablets for recurrentExpand
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A Maximized Sequential Probability Ratio Test for Drug and Vaccine Safety Surveillance
Abstract Because of rare but serious adverse events, pharmaceutical drugs and vaccines are sometimes withdrawn from the market, either by a government agency such as the Food and Drug AdministrationExpand
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Risk of Heart Failure in Breast Cancer Patients After Anthracycline and Trastuzumab Treatment: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Background Clinical trials demonstrated that women treated for breast cancer with anthracycline or trastuzumab are at increased risk for heart failure and/or cardiomyopathy (HF/CM), but theExpand
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