Post Tagged with: "children"

Paediatric Helicobacter Pylori Infection in Taiwan: Current Status and Perspectives

Paediatric Helicobacter Pylori Infection in Taiwan: Current Status and Perspectives

Gastroenterology December 14, 2017 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

Chun-Yan Yeung, Hung-Chang Lee* Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, MacKay Children’s Hospital, MacKay Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan *Correspondence to ped2435@mmh.org.tw Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 25.07.17 Accepted: 30.10.17 Citation: EMJ Gastroenterol. 2017;6[1]:90-97. Abstract Helicobacter pylori infection is the most prevalent chronic bacterial infection inRead More

Eosinophilic Oesophagitis: From Rare to Commonplace, What Are the Potential Explanations?

Eosinophilic Oesophagitis: From Rare to Commonplace, What Are the Potential Explanations?

Gastroenterology December 1, 2016 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

*Russell J. Hopp Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, USA *Correspondence to RUSSELLHOPP@creighton.edu Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 29.03.16 Accepted: 03.08.16 Citation: EMJ Gatstroenterol. 2016;5[1]:89-95. Abstract In this century, eosinophilic oesophagitis (EoE) has become a more recognised allergic disease, resulting in the publication of two consensus reportsRead More

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in Children: A Literature Review of Current Treatments

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in Children: A Literature Review of Current Treatments

Dermatology November 15, 2016 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

*Blanca R. Del Pozzo-Magaña,1 Alejandro Lazo-Langner2,3 1. Department of Pediatrics, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada 2. Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada 3. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada *Correspondence to brdelpozzo@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared noRead More

Automatic Reporting of Creatinine-Based Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Children: Is this Feasible?

Automatic Reporting of Creatinine-Based Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Children: Is this Feasible?

Nephrology July 5, 2016 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

*Andrew Lunn The Children’s Renal and Urology Unit, Nottingham Children’s Hospital, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queens Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham, UK *Correspondence to andrew.lunn@nuh.nhs.uk Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 01.12.15 Accepted: 18.03.16 Citation: EMJ Nephrol. 2016;4[1]:106-112. Abstract Creatinine, although widely used as a biomarkerRead More

Pathogenesis and Laboratory Diagnosis of Childhood Urinary Tract Infection

Pathogenesis and Laboratory Diagnosis of Childhood Urinary Tract Infection

Urology April 26, 2016 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Jharna Mandal Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India *Correspondence to drjharna@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 07.01.16 Accepted: 08.02.16 Citation: EMJ Urol 2016;4[1]:101-107. Abstract Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the most common infections of childhood. TheRead More

Metabolic Syndrome in Paediatric Population: Is it Time to Think Back on Diagnosis Criteria?

Metabolic Syndrome in Paediatric Population: Is it Time to Think Back on Diagnosis Criteria?

Hepatology January 27, 2015 at 9:38 AM 0 comments

Claudia Della Corte, Anna Alisi, *Valerio Nobili Hepatometabolic Department, “Bambino Gesù” Children’s Hospital, Rome, Italy *Correspondence to nobili66@yahoo.it Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 24.10.14 Accepted: 27.11.14 Citation: EMJ Hepatol. 2015;3[1]:48-54. Abstract Metabolic syndrome (MetS) represents an emerging disease in the paediatric population; it is characterised by a clusterRead More

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Children

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Children

Urology September 1, 2014 at 11:41 AM 0 comments

*Ural Oğuz,1 Erhan Demirelli,1 Ali Unsal2 1. University of Giresun School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Giresun, Turkey 2. University of Gazi School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Ankara, Turkey *Correspondence to uraloguz@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Abstract Although urolithiasis is considered as a rare entity in children,Read More