Comparing Artificial Intelligence and Traditional Methods to Identify Factors Associated with Pediatric Asthma Readmission
: To identify and contrast risk factors for six-month pediatric asthma readmissions using traditional models (Cox proportional-hazards and logistic regression) and artificial...
1 month ago - Academic Pediatrics
Clinical trial to test personalized treatment for severe asthma caused by a specific mutation
Under a $10 million grant, a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial led by Boston Children's Hospital will test a personalized treatment for a form of severe asthma to...
1 month ago - News Medical
Any duration, exclusivity of breastfeeding linked to lower BP in early childhood
Any type of breastfeeding, regardless of duration or exclusivity, was associated with the child presenting with lower BP by age 3 years, according to new findings published in...
1 month ago - Healio
New clinical underway to use personalized medicine to treat severe asthma
A new phase 2 clinical trial of multiple therapies to treat patients with severe asthma, specifically focusing on personalized therapies based on genetics, family history...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
Make Summer Camp Safe for Your Child With Asthma, Allergies
Title: Make Summer Camp Safe for Your Child With Asthma, Allergies Category: Health News Created: 7/18/2021 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/19/2021 12:00:00 AM
1 month ago - Medicine Net - 5 articles
Development of a Health Disparities Index: Proof of Concept with Chest Radiography in Asthma
To develop a tool for quantifying health disparity and explore hospital variation measured by this index using chest radiography in asthma as the proof of concept.
2 monthes ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
A Telehealth Initiative to Decrease No-Show Rates in a Pediatric Asthma Mobile Clinic
Failed patient care appointments can lead to negative patient health outcomes and increased healthcare costs. There is evidence that telehealth is a safe, effective, and a...
2 monthes ago - Journal of Pediatric Nursing - 2 articles
A Nurse-Led Web-Based Home Asthma Education Program for Children and their Families: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Education is the most essential component for effective asthma control and is endorsed by guidelines worldwide. However, multiple caregivers are often jointly involved in child...
2 monthes ago - Journal of Pediatric Nursing - 3 articles
Dexamethasone Versus Prednisone for Pediatric Acute Asthma Exacerbations: Specialists' Practice Patterns
Background and Objective Dexamethasone has emerged as a viable alternative to prednisone in the treatment of pediatric acute asthma exacerbations, with the potential for...
2 monthes ago - Pediatric Emergency Care
Standardized comprehensive care pathway can help avoid 80% of asthma-related hospitalizations
One in ten school-aged children in Australia have a current diagnosis of asthma. Every year, there are around 40,000 asthma hospitalizations and over 40 per cent of these are...
2 monthes ago - News Medical