Anna Kitabjian

MSN RN

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Beclomethasone Dipropionate vs Cetirizine in Children With Perennial Allergic Rhinitis

Beclomethasone Dipropionate vs Cetirizine in Children With Perennial Allergic Rhinitis

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Nasal beclomethasone dipropionate was more effective in improving nasal patency and cytology as well as quality of life compared with cetirizine in children with perennial allergic rhinitis.

Use of Predicted vs Measured Body Weight for Targeting Tidal Volumes in Children

Use of Predicted vs Measured Body Weight for Targeting Tidal Volumes in Children

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It may be more lung protective to use the lower of either measured or predicted body weight when targeting tidal volume for mechanically ventilated children.

Type 2 Biomarkers May Predict Exacerbations in Severe Refractory Asthma

Type 2 Biomarkers May Predict Exacerbations in Severe Refractory Asthma

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The positive association between type 2 biomarkers and severe exacerbations in severe refractory asthma may not extend to mild to moderate asthma.

Talc Via Pleural Catheter vs Indwelling Pleural Catheter Alone for Pleurodesis

Talc Via Pleural Catheter vs Indwelling Pleural Catheter Alone for Pleurodesis

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An indwelling pleural catheter and administration of talc may have a higher odds of achieving pleurodesis compared with an indwelling pleural catheter alone in individuals with malignant pleural effusions.

YEARS Criteria in Pulmonary Embolism Evaluation May Reduce Need for Imaging

YEARS Criteria in Pulmonary Embolism Evaluation May Reduce Need for Imaging

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D-dimer test adjustment based on pretest probability results may be a safe option to reduce the need for imaging during evaluation for pulmonary embolism.

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