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Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of food allergy in the United States: report of the NIAID-sponsored expert panel.
Food allergy is an important public health problem that affects children and adults and may be increasing in prevalence. Despite the risk of severe allergic reactions and even death, there is noExpand
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Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Food Allergy in the United States: Summary of the NIAID-Sponsored Expert Panel Report.
Food allergy is an important public health problem that affects children and adults and may be increasing in prevalence. Despite the risk of severe allergic reactions and even death, there is noExpand
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Randomized trial of omalizumab (anti-IgE) for asthma in inner-city children.
BACKGROUND Research has underscored the effects of exposure and sensitization to allergens on the severity of asthma in inner-city children. It has also revealed the limitations of environmentalExpand
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Ask Suicide-Screening Questions (ASQ): a brief instrument for the pediatric emergency department.
OBJECTIVE To develop a brief screening instrument to assess the risk for suicide in pediatric emergency department patients. DESIGN A prospective, cross-sectional instrument-development studyExpand
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Prospective multicenter study of viral etiology and hospital length of stay in children with severe bronchiolitis.
OBJECTIVE To determine whether hospital length of stay(LOS) for acute bronchiolitis is influenced by the infecting pathogen. DESIGN A prospective observational cohort study was performed during 3Expand
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Preseasonal treatment with either omalizumab or an inhaled corticosteroid boost to prevent fall asthma exacerbations.
BACKGROUND Short-term targeted treatment can potentially prevent fall asthma exacerbations while limiting therapy exposure. OBJECTIVE We sought to compare (1) omalizumab with placebo and (2)Expand
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Recurrent and high-frequency use of the emergency department by pediatric patients.
OBJECTIVES The authors sought to describe the epidemiology of and risk factors for recurrent and high-frequency use of the emergency department (ED) by children. METHODS This was a retrospectiveExpand
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Laboratory Predictors of Fluid Deficit in Acutely Dehydrated Children
To determine which laboratory studies are most predictive of the fluid deficit in acutely dehydrated children, we studied a convenience sample of 40 children requiring intravenous fluidExpand
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ED evaluation of infants after an apparent life-threatening event.
The objective of this study was to determine the rate of positive ED diagnostic evaluations and significant interventions during the hospitalization of infants after an apparent life-threateningExpand
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