Two-thirds of girls seen in pediatric emergency department interested in discussing contraception.
One of 3 neonates was born early; all 3 had pneumonia on chest radiographic imaging.
Review and meta-analysis ID 30 factors that raise risk for child psychosis, five factors that protect.
With increasing numbers of countries implementing the use of the rotavirus vaccine, rotavirus and acute gastroenteritis hospitalizations and mortalities continue to show a sustained reduction.
Recommendations for pediatricians include remaining vigilant for signs, consulting subspecialists.
A single-center study showed that intranasal ketamine effectively reduced pain in children with migraine from hospital admission to discharge.
There is limited evidence supporting the prophylactic use of pharmacological therapies for the prevention of migraine in pediatric patients, according to the findings of a recently published systematic review and network meta-analysis.
Preventive therapy effective in most TB-infected children if given before development of active disease.
Although the American Academy of Pediatrics has published thorough guidelines and recommendations for screening for developmental disorders, many clinicians have not incorporated screening into routine well visits.
Study looked at maternal serum vitamin D levels in first trimester and offspring ADHD risk.
Outcomes do not differ for those with suspected CAP discharged from the ED with or without antibiotic prescription.
Persistent severe sleep problems during first year linked to emotional disorders, anxiety at age 10.
No significant correlation seen for children fully or partially exposed to rotavirus vaccine vs unexposed.
Implementation of an influenza immunization program increased vaccinations rates from 44% to 57% the following year.
Researchers report the need for more child neurology trainees to enter a sleep medicine fellowship in an effort to improve the outcomes of children with neurologic disorders that may be linked to sleep disruption.
The prenatal period is of greatest importance in tobacco’s effect on risk for pediatric psoriasis, suggesting that smoking may play a causal role in psoriasis pathogenesis, a novel study finds.
Symtuza is a 4-drug combination of darunavir, an HIV-1 protease inhibitor; cobicistat, a CYP3A inhibitor; and emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide.
Increase seen for almost all race and Hispanic-origin groups and in women in their 20s and 30s from 2016 to 2018.
NAPNAP President Rajashree Koppolu, RN, MSN, CPNP, MSL, addresses the challenges facing pediatric nurses.
Omega 3 supplement consumption, at least 1 to 2 times per week, during pregnancy was significantly associated with a lower risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.