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Paediatrics: how to manage pediculosis capitis

Authors: Alexander KC Leung, Joseph M Lam, Kin Fon Leong, Benjamin Barankin, Kam Lun Hon

Pediculosis capitis is a common human parasitic infestation in childhood. This article aims to provide a narrative updated review on the management of pediculosis capitis.


Paediatrics: how to manage scabies

Authors: Russell Thompson, Sean Westbury, Dana Slape

This narrative review addresses scabies, a highly contagious, pruritic infestation of the skin caused by the mite Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis. It also provides a summary of treatments and recommendations for the management of paediatric scabies.