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Volume 4, Oct - Dec 2021
Psycho-social Impact of COVID-19 on Children
Naeem Zafar
This is an editorial on the Psycho-social Impact of COVID-19 on Children as there are two articles submitted on the same subject in this issue and as this topic is important in the current scenario...
The Relationship between Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infection and the Behavior of Elementary School-Aged Children
Primadiati Nickyta Sari 1, Bambang Soebagyo 1, Husnia Auliyatul Umma 1
Abstract Background Soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infection among elementary school-aged children can cause long-term effects on brain development, including future behavioral disorders. Currently, there are no studies that reveal the effect of STH infection on behavioral development disorders in...
Early predictors of diphtheric cardiomyopathy in children leading to better survival: Is there any solution?
Usman Rashid 1, Rashid Nawaz 2, Fazal Ilahi Bajwa 2, Tahir Mahmood 2, Zile Fatima 1
“Early predictors of diphtheric cardiomyopathy in children leading to better survival: Is there any solution?". Background and objective Diphtheria remains a fatal disease in the current era of wide spread immunization and an important cause of pediatric mortality in developing countries. Acute ...
Cryptorchidism in Infant & Children at Dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital Bandung
Novina Novina 1, Nurrahman Agung Prakoso 2, Adi Imam Cahyadi 3, Nadia Pramudani 4
Cryptorchidism is a congenital disorder that occurs when one or both testicles do not descend completely toward the bottom of the scrotum. The purpose of this study was to describe the clinical manifestation of cryptorchidism cases in infants and children at dr. Hasan Sadikin General Hospital (RSHS)...
Efficacy of Psychological First Aid Training on the Perceived Competence of Frontline Workers during COVID-19 Pandemic
Naeem Zafar 1,2,3, Mehek Naeem 1,2,3, Andleeb Zehra 1,2, Uzma Ashiq 1, Neelam Zohaib 1, Mohammad Moaz 1,3, Muhammad Imran 1
This study is an attempt to explore, document, and share the learnings from our work with front-line workers who were on the frontline during the COVID19 pandemic. It attempts to describe their perceived competence after a Psychological First Aid Training...
Child Protection in Context of COVID-19 Pandemic: Practice Guidelines for Pediatricians
Rajeev Seth 1, Preeti Galagali 1, Jordan Greenbaum 2, Riti Chandrashekhar 1, Sandhya Khadse 1, Uma Nayak 1, Shekhar Seshadri 3
Child Protection in Context of COVID-19 Pandemic: Practice Guidelines for Pediatricians Background: Pediatricians are likely to encounter children who have suffered instances of abuse and neglect on account of societal changes due to the COVID-19pandemic. There is an urgent need to up skill pedia...
Successful mesna intra catheter treatment in hemorrhagic cystitis post chemotherapy patients
Sjakti HA 1, Utama IIN 1
Cyclophosphamide and ifosfamide are commonly used alkylating antineoplastic agents for chemotherapy with common side effect of causing hemorrhagic cystitis in children. Incidence rates between 7% and 70% have been reported in children with hemorrhagic cystitis. Case report 1 A 7 years old boy wit...
Challenges For The Breastfeeding Mother Amidst The Covid-19 Pandemic – Vaccination Vs Infant’s Allergy
Aw-Zien Toh 1, Benjamin Wei-Liang Ng 2, R Mark Beattie 3, Teck-Hock Toh 1
COVID–19 has made things more complicated, but still, common things occur commonly. Many conditions share symptoms and signs, but when a common diagnosis seems likely, it usually the right one. Indeed, Occam’s razor advocates that when there are multiple hypotheses for one prediction, we should ...
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