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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Pediatrics
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Pediatrics. NEJM (http://www.nejm.org) is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.
Adalimumab in the Treatment of Uveitis in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
31/12/69 - Uveitis encompasses a collection of ocular diseases that are characterized by intraocular inflammation and categorized according to the anatomical location of the inflammation in the eye. In the United States, uveitis is estimated to be the fifth or sixth leading cause of blindness and affects a…
Adalimumab plus Methotrexate for Uveitis in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
31/12/69 - Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is the most common rheumatic disease in children. Children with JIA are at risk for inflammation of the uvea (uveitis). Uveitis develops in approximately 12 to 38% of patients with JIA within 7 years after the onset of arthritis. Despite current screening and…
Physical Abuse of Children
31/12/69 - Foreword. This Journal feature begins with a case vignette highlighting a common clinical problem. Evidence supporting various strategies is then presented, followed by a review of formal guidelines, when they exist. The article ends with the author?s clinical recommendations. Stage. A 4-month-old…
Sickle Cell Disease
31/12/69 - Sickle cell disease is an increasing global health problem. Estimates suggest that every year approximately 300,000 infants are born with sickle cell anemia, which is defined as homozygosity for the sickle hemoglobin (HbS) gene (i.e. for a missense mutation [Glu6Val, rs334] in the ?-globin gene…
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Incidence Trends of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes among Youths, 2002?2012
31/12/69 - Diagnoses of type 1 and type 2 diabetes in youths present a substantial clinical and public health burden owing to the challenges of disease management and the risks of acute and chronic complications. The SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study (hereafter, the SEARCH study) previously showed increases…
Increase in the Incidence of Diabetes and Its Implications
31/12/69 - Diabetes mellitus is among the most prevalent and morbid chronic diseases, affecting the health of millions of persons worldwide. According to the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) report for 2015, the prevalence of diabetes rose from approximately 333 million persons in 2005 to approximately 435…
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Out of Sight, Out of Mind ? Behavioral and Developmental Care for Rural Children
31/12/69 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has just offered further evidence that American children ? and rural children in particular ? are in trouble. Previously, the CDC had noted that poor U.S. children 2 to 8 years of age have higher rates of parent-reported mental, behavioral, and…
Case 10-2017 ? A 6-Month-Old Boy with Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Abdominal Pain
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Akash Gupta (Medicine and Pediatrics): A 6-month-old boy was seen in the emergency department of this hospital because of gastrointestinal bleeding and abdominal pain. The patient had been in his usual state of health until 2 days before presentation, when his parents…
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