Archive for Category: Pediatrics

What is PANS?

OVERVIEW In a previous post, we described the diagnosis of PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcus) and some of the potential difficulties related to diagnosis. In this post, the diagnosis of PANS (Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome) will...

Read More

What is PANDAS?

OVERVIEW The goal of this post is to describe the diagnosis of PANDAS: Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcus FEATURES OF PANDAS PANDAS is a group of neurological and psychiatric symptoms that are associated with streptococcal infections. Streptococcus...

Read More

Peer review

Over the years I have noticed that consumers have a very difficult time understanding the quality of a scientific report, whether it is a book, a magazine or journal article. Scientific knowledge is based on incremental progress derived from...

Read More