The new term, "brief resolved unexplained events" (BRUE), replaces the previous term, "apparent life-threatening events" (ALTE), per an expert panel from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
Late parenteral nutrition is superior to early parenteral nutrition for children in the pediatric intensive care unit (ICU), according to a study published online March 15 in the New England Journal of Medicine.
High school girls who use long-acting contraception - such as intrauterine devices or implants - are less likely to focus on condom use than girls who are taking oral contraceptives.
Evidence is lacking that hydrolyzed infant formulas protect children from autoimmune disorders, according to a review published online March 8 in The BMJ
The first U.S. woman to receive a transplanted uterus has had the implanted organ removed due to an unnamed sudden complication, her doctors at the Cleveland Clinic announced Wednesday.
The first American woman to receive a uterus transplant, a 26-year-old identified only as Lindsey, is doing well, Cleveland Clinic doctors reported during a Tuesday news conference.
The rate of unintended pregnancies in the United States decreased from 2008 to 2011, according to research published in the March 3 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.