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Early HPV vaccination linked with reduced risk of cervical dysplasia

AAP SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

A study in the journal Pediatrics found that girls who receive human papillomavirus vaccine at about age 13 have a 44% reduced risk of developing cervical dysplasia at ages 14 to 17. The study included data on 260,000 girls. HealthDay News (04/27)


Study looks at deaths of young children in car seats

AAP SmartBrief | Apr 30, 2015

Study: No survival benefit with therapeutic hypothermia for comatose children

AAP SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Leapfrog releases updated safety scores of U.S. hospitals

AAP SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Tdap vaccine efficacy in adolescents wanes within 2 to 4 years

AAP SmartBrief | May 04, 2015

Study finds less brain connectivity in preemies

AAP SmartBrief | May 05, 2015

Stress may prompt overeating in some children, study finds

AAP SmartBrief | May 04, 2015

U.S. sees 79% rise in unattended home births

AAP SmartBrief | May 04, 2015

Study links burnout, satisfaction of physicians to leadership

AAP SmartBrief | May 05, 2015

New guidelines published for congenital muscular dystrophy

AAP SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015


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