Febrile Neonate

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NEONATAL URINARY TRACT INFECTION: PRACTICE PATTERNS IN EVALUATION AND TREATMENT

Background: Infants ≤ 60 days of age with a urinary tract infection (UTI) represent a challenging population without clear guidelines for diagnostic evaluation or antibiotic therapy. UTI represents a significant percentage of serious bacterial infection [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:54+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on NEONATAL URINARY TRACT INFECTION: PRACTICE PATTERNS IN EVALUATION AND TREATMENT

What factors predict HSV PCR CSF testing and empiric acyclovir therapy in febrile neonates?

Background: Neonatal herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections are one of the most clinically challenging infections of the newborn period because of the often subtle presentation and devastating consequences of a missed diagnosis. The availability of [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:14:38+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on What factors predict HSV PCR CSF testing and empiric acyclovir therapy in febrile neonates?