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Studies show that none were helped and the impact of harms such as decreased oxygen saturation and tachycardia was uncertain.
This guideline on the diagnosis, management, and prevention of bronchiolitis in children one to 23 months of age from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) updates a previous guideline published in 2006.
Find out how to determine the origin of bleeding, when to order computed tomography, and which patients should be admitted to the hospital for further evaluation.
Albuterol does not improve any clinical outcomes in the outpatient or inpatient setting and should not be used in the treatment of bronchiolitis in a child 24 months or younger.
A 45-year-old man presented with worsening left-sided, sharp pleuritic chest pain that began one week earlier.
When is it benign, and which tests are indicated?
Office-based pulmonary function testing, also known as spirometry, is a powerful tool for primary care physicians to diagnose and manage respiratory problems. An obstructive defect is indicated by a low forced expiratory volume in one second/forced vital capacity (FEV1/FVC) ratio, which is defined a...
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Aug 1, 2012 Issue
Risk Stratification of Children with Bronchiolitis [Point-of-Care Guides]
Bronchiolitis is a common and sometimes serious viral lower respiratory tract infection in young children.