Asztalos et al determine the effects of single vs multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroid therapy on death or neurodevelopmental disability (neuromotor, neurosensory, or neurocognitive/neurobehavioral function) at 5 years of age in children whose mothers participated in The Multiple Courses of Antenatal Corticosteroids for Preterm Birth Study.
Rowhani-Rahbar et al examine the potential modifying effect of age on the risk of fever and seizures following immunization with measles-containing vaccines.
Winterstein et al determine the age at which moderate-preterm infants’ risk of hospitalization for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) drops to the risk observed in low-risk term infants.
Ybarra and Mitchell report national estimates of adolescent sexual violence perpetration and details of the perpetrator experience.
Luby and colleagues investigated whether the income-to-needs ratio experienced in early childhood impacts brain development at school age and explored the mediators of this effect. Charles A. Nelson, PhD, provided a related Article .
McAteer et al determine if bottle feeding after birth is associated with the development of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in infants. See the Editorial by Article .
Sung et al examine whether probiotics are effective in the prevention/management of crying (“colic”) in infants 3 months or younger.
Kassam-Adams and coauthors review the literature regarding posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury. Their goals are to highlight what pediatricians need to know about injury and posttraumatic stress and to provide a basic introduction to secondary preventive approaches applicable for pediatric practice.