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13-06-2024 Airway Management News

High-flow oxygen technique feasible in pediatric airway surgery

Nasal high-flow oxygen during tubeless upper airway surgery in children is comparable to standard care for rescue oxygenation.

HF from a cutaneous hemangioma

Free for a limited time Hemangioma Case Study

Large cutaneous hemangiomas can be hemodynamically significant, resulting in high-output heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. Embolization and resection is effective and well-tolerated.

Gradual scoliosis brace weaning is not superior

12-06-2024 Idiopathic Scoliosis News

Gradual and immediate weaning protocols achieve similar maintenance of spinal outcomes in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis.

Role of hypertension in CV outcomes in children with CKD

Open Access Chronic Kidney Disease Review

Cardiovascular health is critical to the long-term outcomes of children with chronic kidney disease. Recognizing and treating hypertension is vital for improving outcomes in these young patients. 

Melanoma in children and young adults

Free for a limited time Melanoma Review

Learn about the key differences between pediatric and adult melanoma in terms of clinical presentation, histologic characteristics, and prognosis.

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Webinar | 02-05-2024 | 17:30 (CEST)

Keynote webinar | Spotlight on sleep in brain health

Quality sleep is essential for health. But what happens to our brains when sleep patterns are disturbed? Join our experts to explore the interplay between sleep disruption and neurological diseases, and the questions that you need to be asking your patients to help you prevent the harmful effects of sleep deprivation.

Dr. Rolf Fronczek
Dr. Renata Riha
Dr. Sven Rupprecht
Developed by: Springer Medicine

HF from a cutaneous hemangioma

Free for a limited time Hemangioma Case Study

Large cutaneous hemangiomas can be hemodynamically significant, resulting in high-output heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. Embolization and resection is effective and well-tolerated.

What is decidual cast?

Free for a limited time Pediatric Gynecology Case Study

Abnormal uterine bleeding combined with imaging features of genital tract obstruction produced a confusing picture in a post-menarchal adolescent girl.

Neonatal meningitis: new and old lessons

Open Access Meningitis in Childhood Case Study

A premature infant presented with extensive CNS injury from recurrent E. coli infection, requiring non-traditional methods to identify and clear the infection.

Current Reviews

Celiac Disease, Gluten Sensitivity, and Diet Management

Celiac Disease is a T-cell mediated inflammatory disease of the small bowel triggered by gluten in the diet with associated autoimmunity. Clinical presentation can be with gastrointestinal, extra-intestinal, or no symptoms. It is a common small …

Neuromonitoring in neonatal intensive care units—an important need towards individualized neuroprotective care

Neuromonitoring has been widely accepted as an important part in neonatal care. Amplitude-integrated EEG (aEEG) and near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) are often mentioned in this context, though being only a part of the fully array of methods and …

Advances in Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Pediatric Acute Care Medicine

Neonatology Review Article

Pediatric point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) has grown in utilization and is now an integral part of pediatric acute care. Applications within the pediatric critical care, neonatology and pediatric emergency were once limited to evaluation of …

Patent Foramen Ovale in Children: A Review of Recent Progress

Open Access Migraine Review

The support has been provided by clinical trials and guidelines for managing patent foramen ovale (PFO) in adults; however, the optimal approach is still unclear for treating PFO in pediatric patients. PFO and its associated clinical syndromes …

Webinar | 08-11-2023 | 18:00 (CET)

Keynote webinar | Spotlight on diet and diabetes

An expert-led symposium exploring the prevention and management of type 2 diabetes through dietary interventions. Highlights include discussion of the recent EASD guidelines, therapeutic diets, food types and processing, plus psychological factors that influence patient success, and the drivers of healthy eating and diabetes control.

Prof. Mike Lean
Prof. Falko Sniehotta
Developed by: Springer Medicine

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1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Refine the application of CGM technology in primary care to enhance the management of type 2 diabetes. Benefit from key updates and experiential learning using CGM devices, and practice your clinical decision-making skills.

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  • Abbott
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME

Expert Interviews | Videos (Link opens in a new window)

With adolescent obesity at an all-time high, greater understanding of the individual cost and societal burden is crucial. Discover the unique challenges faced by adolescents with obesity, and learn effective strategies to help young people to overcome this disease.

This program is not available to users in the UK and US.

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  • Novo Nordisk A/S
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME

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Stay up to date with the rapidly changing CGM landscape. Learn how to implement and integrate CGM into diabetes management to improve patient care and outcomes.

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  • Abbott
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Case-Based Insights: Oncology and Hematology (Link opens in a new window)


Refresh your knowledge in Oncology and Hematology: 

  • 45 clinical cases across different topics with relevant clinical images
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Further Reading

Investigating cardiac genetic background in sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Open Access Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Original Article

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is still the leading cause of death for newborns in developed countries. The pathophysiological mechanisms have not been fully clarified, but in some of SIDS cases variants of genes associated with inherited …

Comparison of scales for the evaluation of aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: a retrospective cohort study

Open Access Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Neuro

Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage (aSAH) is a life-threatening event. Severe complications can occur after the aneurysm is secured, such as delayed cerebral infarct (DCI) or acute hydrocephalus requiring intensive care monitoring for 12–21 days …

Impact of Online Video Game-Based Dichoptic Training on Binocular Vision Rehabilitation in Post-surgical Patients with Intermittent Exotropia

Open Access Strabismus ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Intermittent exotropia (IXT), the most prevalent form of exotropia, had an incidence rate of approximately 1.93% in the population [ 1 ]. It is described as a form of strabismus that is not always present [ 2 ]. The deviation of the eye can be …

Promoting Safe Sleep: The Role of Doulas in Black Communities

The CDC ( 2022b ) documents that the infant mortality rate in 2020 in the US was 5.4 deaths per 1,000 live births. Allen and colleagues ( 2021 ) point to a critical developmental period in which infants are most vulnerable to sudden unexplained …

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HF from a cutaneous hemangioma

Free for a limited time Hemangioma Case Study

Large cutaneous hemangiomas can be hemodynamically significant, resulting in high-output heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. Embolization and resection is effective and well-tolerated.

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