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New Choosing Wisely Recommendations From AAPCOID and PIDS

…phenomenon of resistance that can render those medications useless. The American Academy of Pediatrics, as part of the Choosing Wisely campaign, wants to protect hospitalized children from the effects of…

Choosing Wisely Champions

…plans (IPPs) to reduce pediatric emergency department admission rates for children with sickle cell disease presenting with vaso-occlusive crisis (VOC), a frequent event for children with the disease. Marc S….

Does Choosing Wisely Work?

…Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center implemented a multimodal intervention to reduce continuous pulse oximetry (CPOx) on one unit of a children’s hospital. The institution developed consensus-based criteria for CPOx discontinuation….