Largest increases in emergency department visits seen for teens, African-Americans, Hispanic patients.
Pediatricians should be aware of leading causes of drowning, should tailor prevention guidance.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has approved the 2019 Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care, also known as the Periodicity Schedule.
There has been a steady rise in mood disorder and suicide-related outcomes among individuals born from the early 1980s to the late 1990s/
More than 1 in 5 infants with a bronchiolitis hospital admission will have a subsequent respiratory-related hospital admission by age 5 years.
One in three children between the ages of 10 and 18 years said they had back pain in the past year.
Machine learning algorithm finds nonlocalized joint involvement increases risk for poor outcomes.
Identifying various care delivery models within hospital systems can be utilized to integrate nurse practitioners into pediatric hospital medicine teams.
Educating nurses on how to identify and treat pediatric patients with traumatic brain injuries helps to ensure consistency of care.
Advanced practice nursing fellowship programs may improve confidence in clinical practice and help alleviate the workforce shortage in developmental-behavioral pediatrics.
Healthcare providers of pediatric patients found an evidence-based toolkit to be beneficial in educating parents on media use in children.
Analyzing personality characteristics and risk behaviors of youth who use synthetic cannabinoids may prevent addiction and adverse effects associated with drug use.
Children from lower-income households are more likely to report recent childhood gastrointestinal and respiratory illnesses but are less likely to miss any school days.
Statistically significant increase seen in proportion of responders for peanut-allergic children aged 4 to 11.
Rather, teen girls with more depression symptoms may use social media more
Recommendations have been developed for home oxygen therapy in children with chronic respiratory conditions
Living around high levels of green space during childhood is associated with a lower risk for a wide spectrum of psychiatric disorders later in life.
The immune response to vaccinations is lower in children who are obese compared with nonobese children.
But program has unintended consequence of increasing incidence, prevalence of obesity.
Exclusive breastfeeding for three months or longer tied to lower odds of continued eczema at 6 years.