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Effect of ibuprofen therapy on FEV1

Ibuprofen Therapy in Adolescents with Cystic Fibrosis

The objective of this study was to assess the effect of ibuprofen therapy on FEV1 decline in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis, using observational data from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Patient Registry. Slower rates of FEV1 decline were seen in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis...

Another round of shots please!

Latest Vaccinations for Adults and Children

Russell W. Steele, MD, Division Head, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Ochsner Children's Health Center, discusses the latest preventive interventions for adults and children through the use of vaccines. References and Resources American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Immunization Initiatives Click Here to...
This video discusses updated guidelines for the use of FLUMIST in children. References and Resources Centers for Disease Control and Prevention The Nasal-Spray Flu Vaccine (Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine [LAIV]) Click Here to read the CDC guidelines. U.S. Food and Drug Administration ...