Tagged ‘Pediatrics’

Journal Review

Validation of Septic Knee Monoarthritis Prediction Rule in a Lyme Disease Endemic Area

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Children with knee monoarthritis from Lyme disease and septic arthritis can have similar presentations. The early disseminated stage of Lyme disease, when knee monoarthritis would typically present, occurs 3-5 weeks post tick bite and a history of tick bite may not be present.
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Neonatal Hypoglycemia

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A deeper dive into one of THE MISFITS (Metabolic) as an etiology of the critically ill infant.
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Leukemia

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A look at ED management for pediatric patients with suspected leukemia.
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Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease

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An overview of this common and highly contagious pediatric disease.
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Henoch-Schoenlein Purpura

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An overview of Henoch-Schoenlein Purpura and its management in the ED.
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