Pediatric Updates: Pharmacology: Infections in Children and Adolescents
Ready to take a deep dive into recent literature about preventing and treating common—and not so common—infections in children and teens? This module covers a wide range of content to strengthen your practice!
CDC/ACIP guidance on polio vaccines for children who have received the oral vaccine in other countries
7.5 pharmacology contact hours accredited by NAPNAP (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances).
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12 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 36 questions.
Q. An infant is receiving a 6-month course of oral valganciclovir (Valcyte) for treatment of congenital cytomegalovirus. In addition to a complete blood count, what laboratory monitoring is recommended in the referenced article?) A. aspartate and alanine aminotransferases (AST and ALT) B. parathyroid hormone (PTH), calcium, and 25-OH vitamin D C. prothrombin and partial thromboplastin times (PT and PTT) D. thyroid stimulating hormone and thyroxine (TSH and T4)