The announcement comes in the wake of results from the 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey which showed a 78% increase in current e-cigarette use among high school students from 2017 to 2018.
Oralair is indicated as immunotherapy for the treatment of grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis confirmed by positive skin test or in vitro testing for pollen specific IgE antibodies for any of the 5 grass species contained in this product.
During her testimony, Dr E was asked about the notes in the chart, and she was forced to admit that she transcribed the scribble notes into the patient's record after the patient died and she had been contacted by the plaintiff's law firm asking for the records.
In a propensity-adjusted analysis, there was a 0.2 decrease and a 2.5 increase in SLSS from initial examination to latest follow-up for fluoxetine-treated and untreated patients, respectively (P=.015).
This guidance, updated for the first time since 2008, provides evidence-based recommendations for children (ages 3-17) and adults.
In this large, pre-planned secondary analysis of a prospective multi-center cohort study, the majority of symptom improvement was consistently seen in the first week after concussion.
The labeling now states that a caregiver may disintegrate the Nityr tablet in an oral syringe up to 24 hours before administration.
Researchers at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and the Henry Ford Health System analyzed patient data from African-American women aged 23 to 35 years (N=1553) who were participating in the NIEHS Study of Environment, Lifestyle, and Fibroids (SELF).
The researchers found that from 2012 to 2017, there was an increase in the use of yoga (from 3.1 to 8.4%) and meditation (from 0.6 to 5.4%) during the previous 12 months. In 2017, girls were more likely than boys to have used yoga in the previous 12 months.
The new inhalation delivery system no longer includes CFC. It contains hydrofluroalkane (HFA) propellants and also features a built-in spray indicator and metal canister, replacing the glass container seen with the original Primatene Mist.
Dupixent is also being assessed in other allergic/inflammatory conditions, including pediatric atopic dermatitis, pediatric asthma, chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps, eosinophilic esophagitis, grass allergy, and peanut allergy.
Researchers examined the correlation between surgical procedures that require general anesthesia before primary school entry and child development in a retrospective sibling-matched cohort study, including sibling pairs aged 5 to 6 years with the same birth mother.
The product was first granted tentative approval by the FDA in September 2018, and is now the first oral film formulation of clobazam to be approved for the treatment of seizures associated with LGS.
The NPDX AA test works by detecting amine imbalances in a child's fasting blood sample with very precise thresholds that were identified and validated based on samples from the Children's Autism Metabolome Project (CAMP) study (N=1100) in patients aged 18 to 48 months
"It can be difficult to impossible to know how the virus got to the facility, what its source was, or what its specific mechanism of spread is from person to person," said New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner Shereef Elnahal, MD, CNN reported.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the treatment in June 2018, making it the first prescription pharmaceutical formulation of highly-purified, plant-derived cannabidiol, as well as the first treatment indicated for patients with Dravet syndrome.
The researchers found that 72.4, 11.8, and 3.3% of children were prescribed an antibiotic, an H2RA, and a PPI, respectively. There was an association between antibiotic prescriptions and obesity (hazard ratio, 1.26).
FPIES is a gastrointestinal food-associated hypersensitivity that often affects infants and toddlers and is marked by vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue, and pallor.
Efficacy in the pediatric population with narcolepsy was demonstrated in the Phase 2/3 EXPRESS study (N=106) which included patients aged 7 to 17 years with narcolepsy with cataplexy.
Acute otitis media treatment chart including select antibiotics and recommended doses.
To better understand the impact of prior-season vaccination on subsequent influenza vaccine effectiveness, researchers conducted a multiseason, test-negative case-control study among vaccinated children 2-17 years old recruited during 3 influenza seasons (2013-2014, 2014-2015, and 2015-2016).
Recommendations on the use of these agents in this patient population were published in a Views and Perspectives paper in the journal Headache.
Adenoviruses are common in places with communal living arrangements and often cause respiratory illness that can range from common cold to pneumonia.
Quillivant XR, a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant, is indicated to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in patients aged 6 years and older.
The vaccines are indicated for active immunization against influenza disease caused by virus subtypes A and type B present in the vaccine.
Data was pulled from the PubMed, Embase, Cochrane Central, and CINAHL databases to study possible links between men using methotrexate and congenital malformations in offspring.
The approval was based on data from a randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled study of 90 pediatric patients aged 2 to < 18 years with active JIA-associated non-infectious uveitis.