Tag archive for Neonates/infants

Online social networks to help track a pandemic

Citation: Al-Garadi MA, Khan MS, Varathan KD, et al. Using online social networks to track a pandemic: A systematic review. Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2016 62 1-11
What is this? The popularity of online social networks (e.g. Twitter, Facebook etc) has proliferated the spread of information …

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Antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia in children

Citation: Lodha R, Kabra SK, Pandey RM. Antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia in children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013; (6): CD004874
What is this? Some patients with COVID-19 will develop pneumonia, which can become a serious and life-threatening illness. Antibiotics might be used in the management …

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Protocols to help with triage of mechanical ventilation for pediatric patients during a pandemic

Citation: Kim KM, Cinti S, Gay S, et al. Triage of mechanical ventilation for pediatric patients during a pandemic. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 2012 6(2): 131-7
What is this?  Some patients with COVID-19 will develop respiratory failure and need help with their breathing. This …

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Renforcer la sécurité dans les programmes humanitaires qui soutiennent l’auto-rétablissement des abris post-catastrophe

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Le soutien technique, en particulier la formation aux techniques de construction plus sûres, s’est avéré être un élément central du programme, mais l’impact de celui-ci et d’autres attributs du programme concernant la sécurité des bâtiments n’était, en grande partie, pas vérifiable.
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Mesures de financement axé sur la demande dans l’accroissement de l’utilisation des services de santé maternelle et l’amélioration des résultats en matière de santé

The original systematic review has been updated and published in the form of two open access papers available here (DSF for maternal and newborn health) and here (The effects of cash transfers and vouchers on the use and quality of maternity care services)
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Pour trois …

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Medidas de financiación del lado de la demanda para aumentar la utilización de los servicios de salud materna y mejorar los resultados de salud

The original systematic review has been updated and published in the form of two open access papers available here (DSF for maternal and newborn health) and here (The effects of cash transfers and vouchers on the use and quality of maternity care services)
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Para tres …

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Generar seguridad en los programas humanitarios que respaldan la autorrecuperación de los refugios posteriores a los desastres

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La asistencia técnica, especialmente la capacitación en técnicas de construcción más seguras, probó ser una característica fundamental del programa, sin embargo, no se pudo determinar en gran medida el efecto de este y otros atributos del programa en la seguridad de …

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Building safety in humanitarian programmes that support post‐disaster shelter self‐recovery

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Technical support, especially training in safer construction techniques, was found to be a central programme feature, but the impact of this and other programme attributes on building safety was largely not ascertainable.
The humanitarian sector is increasingly aware of the role that …

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Vaccins acellulaires de la coqueluche chez les enfants

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Les vaccins anticoquelucheux acellulaires multicomposants (≥ trois) sont plus efficaces que les vaccins à germes entiers de faible efficacité, mais ils peuvent s’avérer moins efficaces que les vaccins à germes entiers dont l’efficacité est plus élevée. Les vaccins acellulaires ont moins …

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Vacunas acelulares para prevenir la tos ferina en niños

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Las vacunas acelulares contra la tos ferina con tres o más componentes son más efectivas que las vacunas de células enteras de baja eficacia, pero pueden ser menos efectivas que las vacunas de células enteras de mayor eficacia. Las vacunas acelulares …

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