AHA News: 3 Heart Surgeries and a Mini-Stroke by Age 35. This Year? 3 Marathons
TUESDAY, Nov. 29, 2022 (American Heart Association News) -- For his first 29 years, Justin Cadelago thought little about his heart. The exception was even a fun memory: he got to leave school early once a year to visit his pediatric... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 29, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Cerebral Palsy Risk Up With Exposure to Maternal Unintentional Injury In Utero
TUESDAY, Nov. 29, 2022 -- Exposure to maternal injury in utero is associated with increased risk of cerebral palsy (CP), according to a study published online Nov. 28 in JAMA Pediatrics. Asma Ahmed, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., from McGill University in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 29, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

20-year lung cancer survival rate persists in I-ELCAP study
New results from the international, multicenter study of CT screening for lun...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI reveals link between obesity, poor pediatric brain health Photon-counting CT bests DSCT for reducing abdominal radiation dose What's the most cost-effective way to diagnose liver metastases? The PACSMan Pontificates: RSNA 2022 -- Should I stay or should I go? Dark-field chest x-ray and conventional x-ray go head-to-head (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 29, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New COVID - 19 Variant XBB Gaining Ground Among Americans
New omicron subvariant is taking hold in the United States, health officials say, though it does not look more severe than its predecessors (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - November 29, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

New study questions reliability of bone age AI
A state-of-the-art bone age deep-learning algorithm had clinically significan...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI reveals link between obesity, poor pediatric brain health Photon-counting CT bests DSCT for reducing abdominal radiation dose What's the most cost-effective way to diagnose liver metastases? The PACSMan Pontificates: RSNA 2022 -- Should I stay or should I go? Dark-field chest x-ray and conventional x-ray go head-to-head (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

AI increases PET/CT reporting efficiency in lymphoma staging
CHICAGO - An artificial intelligence (AI)-assisted software tool can decreas...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PET/CT can reduce mediastinal cancer biopsies AI helps reduce cancer PET imaging time and dose PET radiomics predict relapse in lymphoma patients AI reduces FDG dose on PET imaging FDG-PET/MRI offers option for pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

MRI reveals link between obesity, poor pediatric brain health
MRI reveals links between obesity and poor brain health in children, accordin...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Clinical Report Addresses Need for POCUS Guidelines for NICU
MONDAY, Nov. 28, 2022 -- A point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) program should be developed for use in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), according to a clinical report published online Nov. 28 in Pediatrics. Noting that use of POCUS in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 28, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How is Endometriosis Diagnosed?
Discussion Endometriosis is classically defined as endometrial tissue occurring outside the uterine lining. It is a common cause of chronic pelvic pain and dysmenorrhea in adolescents. It can present differently in adolescents than adult women and usually can appear like many other common problems such as chronic constipation or gastrointestinal dysmotility. It is estimated that ~25-38% of adolescents with chronic pelvic pain have endometriosis. Use of clinical criteria versus laparoscopic documentation of disease makes the epidemiology of this problem more challenging. The cause is not wholly agreed upon but many believe ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 28, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Ontario parents will have to pay to use a virtual pediatric clinic starting next month
Parents and health-care experts are speaking out after learning a round-the clock online pediatric service that's helped keep sick children out of overflowing Ontario hospitals will no longer be free starting Dec. 1.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

Screen time limits for toddlers dropped in new Canadian guidelines
The Canadian Paediatric Society has ditched setting firm time limits for screen use among toddlers and preschoolers, encouraging instead that parents prioritize educational, interactive and age-appropriate material. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Canada's screen time guide stresses quality instead of quantity
The Canadian Paediatric Society has ditched a hard-and-fast time limit for screen use among toddlers and preschoolers, encouraging instead that parents prioritize educational, interactive and age-appropriate material. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Flu and RSV Increase Demand for Antibiotics and Antivirals
An intense early flu season, coupled with a pediatric rise in respiratory illnesses, has left families frantically searching for medicines that are in short supply. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Andrew Jacobs and Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Antibiotics Shortages Influenza Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Tamiflu (Drug) Hospitals Children and Childhood Food and Drug Administration Disease Rates United States amoxicillin Source Type: news

Flu and R.S.V. Increase Demand for Antibiotics and Antivirals
An intense early flu season, coupled with a pediatric rise in respiratory illnesses, has left families frantically searching for medicines that are in short supply. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Andrew Jacobs and Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Antibiotics Shortages Influenza Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Tamiflu (Drug) Hospitals Children and Childhood Food and Drug Administration Disease Rates United States amoxicillin Source Type: news

Your Patients Are Rotting Their Teeth With Vaping Your Patients Are Rotting Their Teeth With Vaping
People who vape have a higher likelihood of developing tooth decay that could lead to cavities, a new study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - November 23, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news