As more pediatric surgical procedures being conducted as same-day procedures, parents are assuming responsibility for their children’s immediate post-operative pain management.
Between developing its own pipeline of therapies for patients with hepatitis C and acquiring another company known for its work in this field, it looks like Merck is taking steps to be a larger player in HCV market.
While neonatal vitamin K refusal is rare, parents who refuse vitamin K are less likely to immunize their child, according to a study published online Aug. 18 in Pediatrics.
As the 2 Americans stricken with Ebola continue to receive treatment in Atlanta, a new potential case of the deadly virus has been reported in California.
Active surveillance for clinical stage I testis cancer leads to excellent outcomes, according to a study published online Aug. 18 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
From 1991 to 2013 there has been a consistent decrease in US teenage birth rates, according to a report published online Aug. 20 by the US National Center for Health Statistics.
For preadolescent children, white matter structure varies with fitness level, according to a study published online Aug. 19 in the Frontiers of Neuroscience.