Medical News / AAP 2021 - Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis Safe for Pediatrics With Critical Asthma

Pediatric patients hospitalized for critical asthma can receive stress ulcer prophylaxis without much risk of negative gastrointestinal adverse events. A team, led by Alexa R. Roberts, MD, Resident Physician Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, estimated the rate and identified the trends of stress ulcer prophylaxis prescription patterns in a large, multicenter registry, while exploring the differences in gastrointestinal bleeding, gastritis, and stress ulcer prophylaxis-related adverse events. Source: MDMag To view the third party content, kindly click on the link below or read more. You will then leave this site and enter a third party site.

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