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Infliximab Plus Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) Versus IVIG Alone as Initial Therapy in Children with Kawasaki Disease Presenting with Coronary Artery Lesions: Is Dual Therapy...

Jone, Pei-Ni; Anderson, Marsha S.; Mulvahill, Matthew J.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 15, 2018

Maternal Influenza Immunization and Prevention of Severe Clinical Pneumonia in Young Infants: Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials Conducted in Nepal, Mali, and South Africa

Omer, Saad B.; Clark, Dayna R.; Aqil, Anushka R.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 13, 2018

Subtype-Specific Clinical Presentation, Medical Treatment and Family Impact of Influenza in Children One to Five Years of Age Treated in Outpatient Practices in Germany During...

Streng, Andrea; Prifert, Christiane; Weissbrich, Benedikt; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 05, 2018

Clinical Characteristics and Risk Factors for Poor Outcome in Infants Less Than 90 Days of Age with Bacterial Meningitis in the United Kingdom and Ireland

Okike, Ifeanyichukwu O.; Ladhani, Shamez N; Johnson, Alan P.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 29, 2018

Refined Lab-Score, a Risk Score Predicting Serious Bacterial Infection in Febrile Children Less Than 3 Years of Age

Leroy, Sandrine; Bressan, Silvia; Lacroix, Laurence; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 25, 2018

Diarrheagenic Escherichia Coli and Acute Gastroenteritis in Children in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States: A Case-Control Study

Imdad, Aamer; Foster, Monique A.; Iqbal, Junaid; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 16, 2018

Pathogen Clearance and New Respiratory Tract Infections Among Febrile Children in Zanzibar Investigated with Multi-Targeting Real-Time PCR on Paired Nasopharyngeal Swab Samples

Elfving, Kristina; Shakely, Deler; Andersson, Maria; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 15, 2018

Increased Incidence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Hospitalized Children following Enterovirus Infection: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study

Chen, Vincent Chin-Hung; Yang, Yao-Hsu; Kuo, Ting-Yu; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 08, 2018

The Epidemiology of Health-Care Associated Infections in Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Units

Alten, Jeffrey A.; Rahman, AKM Fazlur; Zaccagni, Hayden J.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: December 26, 2017

Epidemiology of Infectious Complications During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Children. A Single Center Experience in 46 Runs

Castagnola, Elio; Gargiullo, Livia; Loy, Anna; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: December 22, 2017

Invasive Haemophilus influenzae Serotype a Infection in Children: Clinical Description of an Emerging Pathogen — Alaska, 2002–2014

Plumb, Ian D.; Lecy, Danielle; Singleton, Rosalyn; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: November 17, 2017

Concurrent Community Transmission of Enterovirus D68 with Human Rhinoviruses and Respiratory Syncytial Virus among Children in Sendai, Japan

Metoki, Takaya; Okamoto, Michiko; Suzuki, Akira; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: November 17, 2017

Immunity Following Childhood Vaccinations in Perinatally HIV-Exposed Children with and without HIV Infection in Latin America

Succi, Regina CM; Krauss, Margot R.; Harris, D. Robert; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: November 14, 2017

Contribution of Co-Detected Respiratory Viruses and Patient Age to the Clinical Manifestations of Mycoplasma Pneumoniae Pneumonia in Children

Han, Mi Seon; Yun, Ki Wook; Lee, Hoan Jong; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: October 31, 2017

Annual Versus Biannual Mass Azithromycin Distribution and Malaria Parasitemia During the Peak Transmission Season Among Children in Niger

Oldenburg, Catherine E.; Amza, Abdou; Kadri, Boubacar; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: October 28, 2017

Transient Hypothyroidism and Autoimmune Thyroiditis in Children with Chronic Hepatitis C Treated with Pegylated-Interferon-α-2b and Ribavirin

Serranti, Daniele; Indolfi, Giuseppe; Nebbia, Gabriella; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: September 22, 2017

Clinical Manifestations of Cryptosporidiosis and Identification of a New Cryptosporidium Subtype in Patients From Sonora, Mexico

Urrea-Quezada, Alejandro; González-Díaz, Mariana; Villegas-Gómez, Isaac; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: August 26, 2017


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Antifungal Susceptibility and Clinical Outcome in Neonatal Candidiasis

Autmizguine, Julie; Tan, Sylvia; Cohen-Wolkowiez, Michael; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 24, 2018

Acquired Infection and Antimicrobial Utilization During Initial NICU Hospitalization in Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Keene, Sarah; Murthy, Karna; Pallotto, Eugenia; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: November 16, 2017


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High Incidence of Tuberculosis Infection in HIV-Exposed Children Exiting an Isoniazid Preventive Therapy Trial

Cranmer, Lisa M.; Draper, Heather R.; Mandalakas, Anna M.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 16, 2018

The Tracheal Microbiota in Patients with a Tracheostomy Before, During, and After an Acute Respiratory Infection

Pérez-Losada, Marcos; Graham, Robert J.; Coquillette, Madeline; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 16, 2018

Blood Culture and Pleural Fluid Culture Yields in Pediatric Empyema Patients – A Retrospective Review, 1996–2016

Stankey, Christina T.; Spaulding, Alicen B.; Doucette, Angela; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 12, 2018

Necrotizing Enterocolitis Cases Associated with Nosocomial Enterovirus Transmission in a Neonatal Unit

Kazali, Alidjinou Enagnon; Mouna, Lazrek; Isabelle, Schuffenecker; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 31, 2018

Biennial Pattern of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis in The Netherlands and a Shifting Age Distribution Following a Low Rotavirus Season, 2010-2016

Verberk, Janneke D.M.; Pijnacker, Roan; Bruijning-Verhagen, Patricia; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: December 22, 2017

Invasive Haemophilus influenzae Type b (Hib) Infections in Children with Cancer in the Era of Infant Hib Immunization Programs (1991–2014): A Report from the Canadian...

McNair, Joanne; Smith, Alyssa; Bettinger, Julie A.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: December 01, 2017

Sapovirus in Fecal and Nasopharyngeal Swab Samples of Children with Symptoms of Acute Gastroenteritis

Neres Silva, Thairiny; Dábilla, Nathânia; Souza Fiaccadori, Fabíola; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: November 14, 2017

Early-Onset Neonatal Pneumococcal Sepsis: A Fatal Case Report and Brief Literature Review

Jarovsky, Daniel; Cese Marchetti, Ivan; Alves da Silva Mori, Mariana; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: November 08, 2017

Would Parents Consent To A Comparative Effectiveness Trial Of Oral Doxycycline Versus Intravenous Ceftriaxone For The Treatment Of Children With Lyme Meningitis?

Garro, Aris; Koster, Michael; LaRue, Molly; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: September 28, 2017


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Successful Combination Therapy of Liposomal Amphotericin B and Caspofungin for Disseminated Fusariosis in a Pediatric Patient with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Uemura, Suguru; Tamura, Akihiro; Yamamoto, Nobuyuki; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 12, 2018

Randomized Multicenter Study Comparing Safety and Efficacy of Daptomycin Versus Standard of Care in Pediatric Patients with Staphylococcal Bacteremia

Arrieta, Antonio C.; Bradley, John S.; Popejoy, Myra W.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: February 03, 2018

Safety, Tolerability, and Pharmacokinetics of MEDI8897, an Extended Half-Life Single-Dose Respiratory Syncytial Virus Prefusion F-Targeting Monoclonal Antibody Administered as a...

Domachowske, Joseph B.; Khan, Anis A.; Esser, Mark T.; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 25, 2018

Moxifloxacin in Pediatric Patients with Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections: Results of the MOXIPEDIA Randomized Controlled Study

Wirth, Stefan; Emil, Sherif G. S.; Engelis, Arnis; More

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. ., Post Acceptance: January 18, 2018