Is pneumonia worse in infants than adults?

Answer Unless it has punctured the skin (which occurs in a very small amount of cases), the best thing to do - or rather, have one's doctors do, as a fractured clavicle would require a visit to the hospit... Read More »

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Infants with pneumonia?

Cyanosis usually indicates cardiac disease. The child needs to be evaluated properly.

What does elevated liver enzymes in infants mean baby is just getting over pneumonia?

Less than 2%, though 10% of patients with DiGeorge have TOF.

CPR Training on Adults and Infants?

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a lifesaving skill that involves a cycle of chest compressions and rescue breaths meant to save a victim without a breath or a pulse. Because the size and age... Read More »

Why do infants handle fevers better than adults?

Answer They don't! Because infants can't talk or relate well all the parents can do is go by temperature. It's one of the worst fears of parents ... getting a fever down on their infant and if t... Read More »