Myths in imaging and pediatric emergency medicine

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We are in San Diego for the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Scientific Assembly and are bringing you daily pearls from the lectures.


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  5. Schwartz RH, Kim D, Martin M, Pichichero ME. A Reappraisal of the Minimum Duration of Antibiotic Treatment Before Approval of Return to School for Children With Streptococcal Pharyngitis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2015;34(12):1302-4.