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Neurological Symptoms Described in Children With COVID-19

Neurological symptoms involve central, peripheral nervous system; splenial changes ID'd on imaging

Physician’s Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup

Here is what the editors at Physician's Briefing chose as the most important COVID-19 developments for you and your practice for the week of...

Spectrum of Imaging Findings Described in COVID-19 MIS-C

Imaging findings include basal consolidation with collapse and pleural effusions on chest CT

Model Estimates Herd Immunity Threshold for COVID-19

New model suggests lower herd immunity level than classical model based on homogenous immunization

June 2020 Briefing – Pediatrics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Pediatrics for June 2020. This roundup includes the latest...

Promising Results for Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine in Early Testing

Preliminary findings show that 45 study volunteers who received either a low or medium dose had immune response

Early Childhood Sleep Problems Tied to Later Mental Health Issues

Specifically, sleep problems tied to onset of psychosis and borderline personality disorder in adolescence

COVID-19-Related Death Count Likely Higher Than Official Tallies

Researchers estimate an excess of U.S. deaths 28 percent higher than official COVID-19 death counts

Post-Vaxx Febrile Seizures Not Linked to Child Development Outcomes

Risk of developmental, behavioral problems not up in young children with febrile seizures after vaccination

Good Diet May Cut Toxicity Risk in Treatment of Pediatric ALL

Greater intake of foods rich in antioxidants tied to lower rates of infection, mucositis during treatment