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Current primary care management of children aged 1-36 months with urinary tract infections in Europe: Large scale survey of paediatric practice
Objective: To describe current practice among European paediatricians regarding diagnosis and management of urinary tract infections in children aged 1-36 months and to compare these practices with recently published ...
Benign paroxysmal torticollis of infancy: An underdiagnosed condition
Benign paroxysmal torticollis is probably an under-diagnosed condition of infancy. It is a self-limiting disorder characterised by periods of unusual, sustained posture of the head and neck, during which the head tilts to ...
Improving paediatric care in the community
Improve the primary pediatric care in Europe
First steps toward harmonized human biomonitoring in Europe: Demonstration project to perform human biomonitoring on a European scale
Background: For Europe as a whole, data on internal exposure to environmental chemicals do not yet exist. Characterization of the internal individual chemical environment is expected to enhance understanding of the ...
Lessons learnt on recruitment and fieldwork from a pilot European human biomonitoring survey
Within the European Environment and Health Action Plan an initiative to establish a coherent human biomonitoring approach in Europe was started. The project COPHES (COnsortium to Perform Human biomonitoring on a European ...
Familial Mediterranean Fever Associated with MEFV Mutations in a Large Cohort of Cypriot Patients
Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is caused by mutations in the MEFV gene and the spectrum of mutations among Greek-Cypriots with FMF-related symptoms was examined. Sequence analysis for exons 2, 3, 5, and 10 of the MEFV ...
Descriptive study on parents' knowledge, attitudes and practices on antibiotic use and misuse in children with upper respiratory tract infections in Cyprus
Upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) are common in children and represent a significant cause of antibiotic abuse which contributes to the development of antibiotic resistance. A survey was conducted in Cyprus in ...
Antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory infections: European primary paediatricians' knowledge, attitudes and practice
Aim: Young children are the highest receivers of antibiotics in the European Union, with the majority of antibiotics given for children with minor upper respiratory infections (URIs). The study aims to examine paediatricians' ...
Paediatric primary care in Europe: Variation between countries
Background: Although it is known that differences in paediatric primary care (PPC) are found throughout Europe, little information exists as to where, how and who delivers this care. The aim of this study was to collect ...