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Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Movies That Depict Gun Violence Affect Kids, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2017 Sep 25; Dillon, et al

AAP Says Organized Sports Can Spread Infections, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 25; Davies, et al

What is the Best Approach to Pediatric AOM?, J Pediatr; 2017 Oct; Skaikh, et al

Empiric STI Treatment in ED Can Miss the Target, J Pediatr; 2017 Oct; Breslin, et al

Vancomycin and Piperacillin/Tazobactam Risks AKI, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2017 Oct 2; Downes, et al

Immunology

What is the Best Approach to Pediatric AOM?, J Pediatr; 2017 Oct; Skaikh, et al

Probiotics May Not Prevent Eczema or Asthma, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 1; Cabana, et al

Read more in Immunology

Asthma

Probiotics May Not Prevent Eczema or Asthma, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 1; Cabana, et al

Eye Problems May Signal Zika Infection, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2017 Jul 17; Zin, et al

Read more in Asthma

Health Policy

Movies That Depict Gun Violence Affect Kids, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2017 Sep 25; Dillon, et al

AAP Says Organized Sports Can Spread Infections, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 25; Davies, et al

Read more in Health Policy

Endocrinology

Triptodur Approved for Central Precocious Puberty, Arbor Pharmaceuticals news release; 2017 Jun 30

PCOS Hides Behind Teen Uterine Bleeding, J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol; 2017 Jun; Maslyanskaya, et al

Read more in Endocrinology

Dermatology

Probiotics May Not Prevent Eczema or Asthma, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 1; Cabana, et al

Race and Income Affect Dermatomyositis Outcomes, J Pediatr; 2017 May; Phillippi, Hoeltzel, et al

Read more in Dermatology

Obesity

Better Ways to Track Severe Obesity, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 1; Freedman, et al

USPSTF: New Advice on Obesity Screening, JAMA; 2017 Jun 20; Grossman, et al

Read more in Obesity