Rodney E. Rohde, PhD explains exactly is happening in the current outbreak, and what history tells us about monkeypox.
Researchers examined associations between previous or preexisting cardiovascular conditions and severity of COVID-19 in pediatric patients.
Lower risk for developing chemosensory loss observed with alpha, delta, and omicron variants.
The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine can be administered as a single booster dose to individuals 5 to 11 years of age at least 5 months after completion of the primary series.
BNT162b2 vaccine effectiveness against symptomatic infection modest and declined rapidly, was higher after booster dose in teens.
Testing experts explain the latest data surrounding the accuracy of at-home rapid antigen testing for COVID-19.
Second study shows most parents of children with food allergy report unchanged or decreased food allergy-specific anxiety during pandemic.
A history of cancer more than 1 year before COVID-19 diagnosis not tied to increased mortality or hospitalization.
It is common to treat community-acquired pneumonia in children with 10 days of high-dose amoxicillin; however, data from the Short-Course Antimicrobial Therapy for Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia (SAFER) trial suggest that 5 days may be adequate.
Many career nurses turned to travel gigs during the pandemic, when hospitals crowded with COVID-19 patients urgently needed the help.
The American College of Cardiology has published guidelines for managing adult patients with cardiovascular sequelae after COVID-19 infection.
Series of case reports shows some success with Paxlovid in treating patients with long COVID.
No significant difference seen in cycle threshold values based on variant, regardless of vaccination status.
Approximately 64% of antibiotics prescribed for Black patients and 58% for Hispanic/LatinX patients were deemed inappropriate by the study authors.
Stress surrounding the pandemic declined in US children after vaccinations were rolled out for adults.
Expert provides updates on pharmacologic treatments for COVID-19 infection in hospitalized children and teens.
Factors independently associated with PASC include hospitalization for COVID-19, having diabetes, and higher BMI.
The KidCOVE study included children 6 months to less than 6 years of age who received either two 25mcg doses of mRNA-1273 or placebo, separated by 28 days.
Authors review the indications and contraindications, as well as the risks and benefits, of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in chronic wound management.
The likelihood of screening for postpartum depression was associated with negative COVID-19 experiences and higher interpersonal racism.