Tag: pediatrics

There’s (now) an app for that ‘The Purple Book’ guide to...

A University of Louisville pediatrician’s comprehensive guide to vaccines, known as a standard in the profession, is now available electronically.The Vaccine Handbook: A Practical...

UofL research: Fireworks-related burns requiring hospital stays skyrocket among kids New...

As states relaxed laws related to fireworks sales during the past decade, emergency doctors saw an increase in both the number of fireworks-related injuries...

UofL pediatrician named chair of national committee

Charles R. Woods Jr., MD, has been elected the incoming chair of the Executive Committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ (AAP) Section on...

UofL study shows home IV antibiotics unnecessary for children with complicated...

Treating children with pneumonia complicated by infected fluid in the chest (called empyema) can take longer than other infectious diseases, and typically requires surgical...

UofL pediatrician to speak at Rally to End Child Abuse

Melissa Currie, MD, will be among the speakers who “Rally to End Child Abuse,” beginning at 11 a.m., March 30, at the Big Four...