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Infectologia Pediátrica

5 anos depois, pesquisadores avaliam o desenvolvimento de crianças expostas ao Zika.

17 Jan, 2022 | 12:11h

5 years later, researchers assess how children exposed to Zika are developing – NPR

Conteúdo relacionado: Study: Neurodevelopmental Abnormalities in Children with in Utero Zika Virus Exposure Without Congenital Zika Syndrome


Estudo observacional em adolescentes mostrou que a vacina da Pfizer-BioNTech teve uma efetividade geral de 94% contra internações e de 98% contra Covid-19 grave.

13 Jan, 2022 | 21:22h

Effectiveness of BNT162b2 Vaccine against Critical Covid-19 in Adolescents – New England Journal of Medicine

Editorial: Sparing of Severe Covid-19 in Vaccinated Adolescents – New England Journal of Medicine


Estudo internacional identifica preditores de desfechos graves em crianças com COVID-19.

13 Jan, 2022 | 12:09h

Comunicado de imprensa: International study identifies predictors of severe outcomes in children with COVID-19 – University of Calgary

Estudo original: Outcomes of SARS-CoV-2–Positive Youths Tested in Emergency Departments: The Global PERN–COVID-19 Study – JAMA Network Open


Nova diretriz do CDC encurta os períodos de isolamento e quarentena para a Covid-19; pacientes que testaram positivo devem se isolar por 5 dias e, se assintomáticos após esse período, podem deixar o isolamento caso continuem usando máscaras por 5 dias, para minimizar o risco de infectar outras pessoas.

10 Jan, 2022 | 12:51h

CDC Updates and Shortens Recommended Isolation and Quarantine Period for General Population – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ver também: Quarantine and Isolation – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Comentários:

Facing criticism, CDC updates Covid-19 isolation recommendations with guidance on testing – CNN

CDC posts rationale for shorter isolation, quarantine – Associated Press

Covid-19: CDC shortens isolation period as US cases hit record high – The BMJ

Shortened CDC COVID isolation guide draws sharply mixed reviews – CIDRAP

New CDC isolation guidelines raise concerns among health experts – NPR

CDC Reduces Recommended Isolation Time for People With COVID-19 – HealthDay

COVID isolation and quarantine period for general population shortened by CDC – News Medical

CDC shortens recommended Covid-19 isolation and quarantine time – CNN

CDC cuts the recommended isolation and quarantine periods for coronavirus infections – NPR

US officials recommend shorter COVID isolation, quarantine – Associated Press

Ver novas recomendações de outros países:

France cuts isolation times and plans crackdown on unvaccinated amid record surge in Covid cases – CNN

Covid: Self-isolation cut from 10 days to seven with negative tests – BBC


Relatório CDC | Segurança da vacina contra COVID-19 em crianças de 5 a 11 anos de idade.

10 Jan, 2022 | 12:49h

COVID-19 Vaccine Safety in Children Aged 5–11 Years — United States, November 3–December 19, 2021 – CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Comentário: COVID-19 vaccine appears safe in children aged 5–11 Years – News Medical

 

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Estudo CDC | Uma estratégia de testar para ficar (permitindo que contatos próximos de infectados por COVID-19 permaneçam na escola) foi muito eficaz em evitar progressão da disseminação na escola e permitiu que as crianças continuassem em sala de aula como uma alternativa à quarentena domiciliar.

10 Jan, 2022 | 12:46h

Evaluation of Test to Stay Strategy on Secondary and Tertiary Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in K–12 Schools — Lake County, Illinois, August 9–October 29, 2021 – CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Estudo CDC relacionado: Evaluation of a Test to Stay Strategy in Transitional Kindergarten Through Grade 12 Schools — Los Angeles County, California, August 16–October 31, 2021 – CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Diretrizes CDC relacionadas:

What You Should Know About COVID-19 Testing in Schools – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Science Brief: Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in K-12 Schools and Early Care and Education Programs – Updated – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Comentário: ‘Test-to-stay’ works to keep students in school safely, CDC director says – CNN

Conteúdos relacionados:

Instead of quarantine for Covid-exposed students, some schools are trying test-to-stay.

Cluster RCT: Daily contact testing of school-based contacts was non-inferior to self-isolation for control of COVID-19 transmission.

Kids are losing school days to quarantines. Here’s a way to keep them in classrooms – “Test-to-stay could dramatically reduce close contact quarantines”.

Opinion | Data from routine Covid testing can help schools stay open this year.

 

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[Preprint] Risco de miocardite após vacinações sequenciais contra COVID-19 por idade e sexo.

10 Jan, 2022 | 12:43h

Risk of myocarditis following sequential COVID-19 vaccinations by age and sex – medRxiv

Comentário: An evaluation of the association between COVID vaccination and myocarditis in 42 million people aged 13 or older – News Medical

Nota: este estudo é uma análise atualizada de um estudo recente, publicado na revista Nature Medicine; ver abaixo:

Risks of myocarditis, pericarditis, and cardiac arrhythmias associated with COVID-19 vaccination vs. SARS-CoV-2 infection.


Nova diretriz AAP recomenda o rastreamento de rotina para HIV para todos os jovens de 15 anos ou mais.

10 Jan, 2022 | 12:20h

Adolescents and Young Adults: The Pediatrician’s Role in HIV Testing and Pre- and Postexposure HIV Prophylaxis – Pediatrics

Comentário: Pediatricians Can Play Key Role in HIV Testing, Prophylaxis – HealthDay


Estudo randomizado | Tratamento antirretroviral de baixo custo e de fácil adesão, baseado em dolutegravir, como terapia de primeira ou segunda linha foi não inferior ao tratamento padrão da infecção por HIV-1 em crianças.

10 Jan, 2022 | 12:13h

Dolutegravir as First- or Second-Line Treatment for HIV-1 Infection in Children – New England Journal of Medicine (link para o resumo – $ para o texto completo)

Comentário: Easy-to-take medicine better at suppressing HIV in children – University College London

 

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Diretriz NICE | Febre em menores de 5 anos: avaliação e tratamento.

17 Dez, 2021 | 12:12h

Fever in under 5s: assessment and initial management – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Conteúdo relacionado: AAP Guideline: Evaluation and management of well-appearing febrile infants 8 to 60 days old.


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