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June 1, 2015, Vol 169, No. 6, Pages 515-612

In This Issue of JAMA Pediatrics

Highlights

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):515. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.2130
Viewpoint

The Future of the National Children’s Study

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):517-518. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0364

This Viewpoint discusses why the National Children’s Study was discontinued and whether a scaled-down version of the original study would be as effective.

In the Aftermath of the National Children’s Study

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):519-520. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0272

This Viewpoint discusses the need for longitudinal study of early exposures on child and family development and future health and well-being.

Decisions Regarding Resuscitation of Extremely Premature InfantsShould Social Context Matter?

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):521-522. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.3813

This Viewpoint discusses the importance of effective patient-physician communication when addressing high-stakes medical decisions.

Editorial

The Continuing Evolution of Pediatric Emergency Care

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):523-524. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0357

The Feedback Whirlpool of Early Childhood Sleep and Behavior Problems

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):525-526. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0356
Original Investigation

A National Assessment of Pediatric Readiness of Emergency Departments

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):527-534. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.138

This national assessment of emergency departments (EDs) for pediatric readiness finds that the presence of a pediatric emergency care coordinator improves readiness and compliance with guidelines.

Comparative Effectiveness of Childhood Obesity Interventions in Pediatric Primary CareA Cluster-Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):535-542. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0182

This cluster-randomized clinical trial finds improved body mass index in groups of children whose physicians receive computerized clinical decision support and whose families receive coaching for behavior change.

Sustainability of Effects of an Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Trial Over TimeA Further 3-Year Follow-up of the Healthy Beginnings Trial

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):543-551. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0258

This longitudinal follow-up study of the Healthy Beginnings Trial assesses the sustainability of effects of a home-based early intervention on children’s BMI and BMI z score at 3 years after intervention in socially and economically disadvantaged areas of Sydney, Australia.

Musculoskeletal Pain, Self-reported Physical Function, and Quality of Life in the Teen–Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (Teen-LABS) Cohort

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):552-559. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0378

This prospective, observational study describes musculoskeletal pain, self-reported physical function, and quality of life in adolescents with severe obesity.

Longitudinal Effects of Dietary Sodium and Potassium on Blood Pressure in Adolescent Girls

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):560-568. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0411

This prospective cohort study reports that consumption of 3500 mg/d of sodium or more had no adverse effect on blood pressure in adolescent girls. The beneficial effects of dietary potassium on both systolic and diastolic blood pressures suggest that consuming more potassium-rich foods during childhood may help suppress the adolescent increase in blood pressure.

Application of Pediatric and Adult Guidelines for Treatment of Lipid Levels Among US Adolescents Transitioning to Young Adulthood

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):569-574. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0168

This cross-sectional study reports that application of pediatric guidelines for statin therapy in adolescents and young adults will increase the proportion of those eligible for treatment of elevated lipid levels.

Later Emotional and Behavioral Problems Associated With Sleep Problems in ToddlersA Longitudinal Study

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):575-582. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0187

This population-based study reports an association between sleep problems in toddlers and later development of emotional and behavioral problems.

Association of Definition of Acute Kidney Injury by Cystatin C Rise With Biomarkers and Clinical Outcomes in Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):583-591. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.54

This prospective cohort study of ICUs determines if defining clinical acute kidney injury (AKI) by cystatin C vs serum creatinine increases altered associations with biomarkers and outcomes in 287 patients without preoperative AKI or ESRD undergoing cardiac surgery.

Predictors of Timing of Transfer From Pediatric- to Adult-Focused Primary Care

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):e150951. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0951

This cohort study examines the timing of transfer from pediatric- to adult-focused primary care of adolescents and the factors that influence it.

Breastfeeding and Childhood Leukemia IncidenceA Meta-analysis and Systematic Review

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):e151025. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.1025

This meta-analysis of articles researching the association between breastfeeding and childhood leukemia reports that breastfeeding for 6 months or more may help lower childhood leukemia incidence.

Review

Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Pediatric Clinical Care

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):594-600. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.22

This review illustrates the potential for useful application of pediatric point-of-care ultrasound in many clinical and educational settings.

JAMA Pediatrics Clinical Challenge

Massive Retroperitoneal Cystic Mass in an Adolescent

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):601-602. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0424
Research Letter

Association Between Assisted Reproductive Technology and Cardiac Alteration at Age 5 Years

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):603-605. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0214
Comment & Response

Preeclampsia, Placental Insufficiency, Autism, and Antiphospholipid Antibodies

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):605-606. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0349

Preeclampsia, Placental Insufficiency, Autism, and Antiphospholipid Antibodies—Reply

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):606-607. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0345
JAMA Pediatrics Patient Page

Indoor TanningNo Safe Amount

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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):612. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.1281
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JAMA Pediatr. 2015;169(6):516. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.2131
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