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Buprenorphine for the Treatment of the Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.

SourceN Engl J Med. 2017 May 4

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Date of publication: 2017

Publication type: Online journal article

In a nutshell: This study aims to determine whether Buprenorphine is more effective than morphine for neonatal abstinence syndrome.

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Child Health Horizon Scanning Bulletin Volume 6 Issue 2

Prophylactic drug management for febrile seizures in children.

Source: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

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Date of publication: February, 2017

Publication type: Systematic Review

In a nutshell: This review aims to evaluate primarily the effectiveness and safety of antiepileptic and antipyretic drugs used prophylactically to treat children with febrile seizures.

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Mollii suit for spasticity

Source: NICE

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Date of publication: March, 2017

Publication type: Innovation briefing

In a nutshell: The technology described in this briefing is the Mollii suit which is used for reducing spasticity and improving motor impairment which happens because of upper motor neuron damage.

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Dietary interventions for recurrent abdominal pain in childhood.

Source: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

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Date of publication: March, 2017

Publication type: Systematic review

In a nutshell: This review examines the effectiveness of dietary interventions in improving pain in children of school age with recurrent abdominal pain (RAP).

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Once-daily versus multiple-daily dosing with intravenous aminoglycosides for cystic fibrosis

Source: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

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Date of publication: March , 2017

Publication type: Systematic Review

In a nutshell: This research paper evaluates the effectiveness and safety of once-daily versus multiple-daily dosing of intravenous aminoglycoside antibiotics for the management of pulmonary exacerbations in cystic fibrosis.

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