More than 1 in 5 infants with a bronchiolitis hospital admission will have a subsequent respiratory-related hospital admission by age 5 years.
Elderberry supplementation may reduce the duration and severity of upper respiratory symptoms.
SynGEM, an intranasal subunit vaccine that introduces the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), has demonstrated efficacy in actuating lasting immune responses in humans.
Investigators sought to confirm long-standing hypotheses that acute infections can lead to myocardial infarction.
Neutrophilic inflammation in bronchoalveolar lavage from children with protracted bacterial bronchitis is associated with bacterial biomass but unrelated to alpha diversity.
The duration of antibiotic regimens to treat lower respiratory tract infection can be reduced through the use of a procalcitonin-guided algorithm.
In almost 70% of bronchiolitis cases, antibiotics were prescribed with no concomitant infection.
Children with croup who were given glucocorticoids had reduced symptoms at 2 through 24 hours.