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Ketamine, Propofol Help Reduce Recovery Time in Children Undergoing Sedated MRI

Ketamine, Propofol Help Reduce Recovery Time in Children Undergoing Sedated MRI

For children undergoing MRI with deep sedation, a shorter recovery time is associated with use of ketamine at induction followed by propofol infusion.

FDA Expands Pediatric Age Range for Contrast Agent

FDA Expands Pediatric Age Range for Contrast Agent

The FDA has approved an expanded age range for MultiHance contrast agent.

Nutrients Key to Neurodevelopment in Child's First 3 years

Nutrients Key to Neurodevelopment in Child's First 3 years

Providing adequate nurtrients during a child's first 3 years is important for optimal neurodevelopment.

Neurodevelopment in Preemies Not Affected by Glucocorticoid Therapy

Neurodevelopment in Preemies Not Affected by Glucocorticoid Therapy

There is no increased rate of neurodevelopmental disability in preterm infants using inhaled glucocorticoids.

Language Delay May Be Linked to Prenatal Acetaminophen Use

Language Delay May Be Linked to Prenatal Acetaminophen Use

A language delay among girls is linked to acetaminophen use during pregnancy.

Fetal MRI Analysis, Machine Learning Identifies Candidates for CSF Diversion

Fetal MRI Analysis, Machine Learning Identifies Candidates for CSF Diversion

Multiple imaging characteristics from fetal MRI analysis helped to yield a model with the ability to classify postnatal CSF diversion status with a high level of accuracy.

Folate Supplementation May Help Reduce Autistic Traits in Children Exposed to AEDs In Utero

Folate Supplementation May Help Reduce Autistic Traits in Children Exposed to AEDs In Utero

Children who are exposed to AEDs in utero may have a reduced risk of autistic traits.

Paternal Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Use Linked to ADHD in Offspring

Paternal Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Use Linked to ADHD in Offspring

Paternal use of SSRIs before conception is linked to an increased risk of ADHD in offspring.

Clinical Factors Associated With Pediatric Brain Neoplasms

Clinical Factors Associated With Pediatric Brain Neoplasms

A study pinpointed clinical factors associated with pediatric brain neoplasms to assist clinicians in making neuroimaging decisions.

Therapeutic Hypothermia May Reduce Disability in Newborns With Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

Therapeutic Hypothermia May Reduce Disability in Newborns With Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

A randomized clinical trial examined whether term infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy benefited from therapeutic cooling.

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