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Acute Rheumatic Fever

Acute Rheumatic Fever

By Santa J. Bartholomew M.D. FAAP, FCCM The incidence of ARF is 8-51/100,000 people worldwide. It most commonly affects children ages 5-15 years after having a

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Kawasaki Disease in Children

Kawasaki Disease in Children

By Santa J. Bartholomew M.D. FAAP, FCCM Kawasaki Disease is an acute, self-limited disease of the blood vessels including the coronary arteries of the heart occurring

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Cardiac Causes of Cyanosis

Cardiac Causes of Cyanosis

By Santa J. Bartholomew M.D. FAAP, FCCM For newborns with congenital heart disease, early recognition and emergency stabilization and transport to a quaternary care pediatric

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Chest Pain in Children

Chest Pain in Children

By Santa J. Bartholomew M.D. FAAP, FCCM Chest pain in children and adolescents is a common complaint in both outpatient settings and in the emergency

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