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 •  October 2

In order to safeguard pediatric patients, providers must pay attention to a number of unique factors, such as weight-appropriate medication dosing and services tailored to the patient’s age and developmental status. However, electronic health records are not generally equipped to enable pediatric care providers to simply and safely order the...

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 •  September 20

September 07, 2017 - More than half of adult patients misused one or more prescription drugs in 2016, according to a new Quest Diagnostics analysis, including legal and illegal opioids. The high rate of substance misuse – including the 22 percent of specimens that tested positive for non-prescribed or illicit drugs in addition to valid...

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 •  August 9

The advocacy group Kids v. Cancer (KvC) announced in a press release how the RACE act can promote positive changes in pediatric cancer research by opening more lines of research access. There are currently around 900 cancer drugs in development for adults, whereas drugs for children are greatly underdeveloped. If enacted as law, the RACE act to...