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Coverage from the

Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) 2018 Meeting

May 05 - 08, 2018; Toronto, Canada

May 05 - 08, 2018 Toronto, Canada

Conference News

Popular News from PAS 2017

  • Over Half of Pediatricians Report Burnout in 5-Year Study Over Half of Pediatricians Report Burnout in 5-Year Study Early- and midcareer physicians report similar levels of burnout, suggesting broader issues in medicine may be at play, researchers said.
  • More Evidence Narrow-Spectrum Antibiotics Best for ARTIs More Evidence Narrow-Spectrum Antibiotics Best for ARTIs A large prospective study showed that narrow antibiotics were as effective as broad ones for acute respiratory tract infections in kids; one expert said the data add very strong support for current guidelines.
  • Buprenorphine Halves NAS Treatment Time Buprenorphine Halves NAS Treatment Time Among infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome, treatment time was almost halved when infants received sublingual buprenorphine instead of oral morphine, a new study has found.

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