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50 studies every pediatrician should know by Ashaunta T. Anderson

By Ashaunta T. Anderson

50 reports each Pediatrician may still understand presents key stories that experience formed the present scientific perform of pediatrics. chosen utilizing a rigorous technique, the stories hide themes together with: hypersensitivity immunology, behavioral, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, ENT, normal pediatrics, hematology, infectious illness, neonatology, nephrology, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and pulmonary. for every research, a concise precis is gifted with an emphasis at the effects and boundaries of the learn, and its implications for perform. An illustrative medical case concludes every one overview, by way of short details on different proper reviews. this is often one of many purely books of its sort to offer a set of the main influential scientific trials in pediatrics which are distinct sufficient for use on rounds, yet nonetheless simply digestible.

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1. • Significance of these findings was estimated by calculating number needed to treat (NNT) for CGI improvement; for fluoxetine and CBT, NNT = 3 (95% CI, 2–​4); for fluoxetine alone, NNT = 4 (95% CI, 3–​8); and CBT alone, NNT = 12 (95% CI, 5–​23). • Suicidality (by RADS and SIQ-​Jr scoring) decreased with treatment. 76) were not. 62). 6% of total) attempted suicide to draw definitive comparisons; 4 of these were in the fluoxetine and CBT group, 2 in the fluoxetine alone group, and 1 in CBT alone.

This warning has become increasingly controversial after a decline in SSRI prescribing was followed by an increase in teenage suicide. 22 B e h a v i o ra l CLINICAL CASE: DEPRESSION IN A TEENAGER Case History: After a positive screening during a well child visit, your 14-​year-​old female patient admits to several months of depressed feelings and other symptoms; she has no psychiatric history and has otherwise been healthy. She admits to feeling hopeless and confesses that she has even thought about “ending it all”—​though has no plan and has never attempted suicide.

2006;45(12):1393–​1403. Emslie GJ, Rush AJ, Weinberg WA, et al. A double-​blind, randomized, placebo-​ controlled trial of fluoxetine in children and adolescents with depression. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1997;54:1031–​1037. Emslie GJ, Heiligenstein JH, Wagner KD, et al. Fluoxetine for acute treatment of depression in children and adolescents: a placebo-​controlled, randomized clinical trial. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2002;41:1205–​1215. 5. The TADS Team. The treatment for adolescents with depression study (TADS).

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