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January-April 2019| Vol 32| Issue 1

Original Article

Supplementation of Lactobacillus acidophilus in prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm newborns

Background Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a serious worldwide health problem in preterm neonates, especially those with very low birth weight. Probiotics may play a role in prevention of ...


Original Article

Effect of health education about proper inhaler technique among asthmatic children/caregivers

Background Inhalation therapy is the cornerstone for asthma management, and it has been reported by several studies that a correct inhalation technique is required for achievement of proper d...


Original Article

Use of inhaler devices in the asthma clinic of Alexandria University Children’s Hospital

Background Asthma is the most common chronic noncommunicable disease among children. High rates of incorrect inhaler use among children with asthma have been reported and are associated with ...


Original Article

Predictive value of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin and E-selectin in pediatric sepsis

Background Sepsis is a leading cause of death in infants and children; early prediction could save patients’ lifes. Aim The aim of this study was to explore the role of neutroph...


Original Article

Prognostic scoring systems in pediatric ICUs: Pediatric Risk of Mortality III versus Pediatric Index of Mortality 2

Background Estimations of disease severity and probability of death are important elements in determining the prognosis of patients in pediatric ICU (PICU), and a more accurate prognostic ass...


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The Alexandria Journal of Pediatrics is an international peer-reviewed journal belonging to Alexandria Society of Pediatrics and Alexandria University Pediatric Department and published by Wolters Kluwer Inc, on behalf of the owner since 2017.

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