Explore the latest in adolescent medicine, including injury and substance use prevention, reproductive health, and adolescent psychiatry.
This cohort study of elite youth soccer players in Slovakia examines the association of training drills with repeated nonconcussive heading with cognitive test performance compared with training with intense exercise only.
This randomized clinical trial investigates the efficacy of the Memory Training for Recovery–Adolescent (METRA) intervention in improving psychiatric symptoms among adolescent girls in Afghanistan.
This cohort study of Norwegian adolescents and young adults with mild SARS-CoV-2 infections examines the prevalence of post–COVID-19 condition 6 months after infection.
This cohort study examines whether demographic and socioeconomic indicators are associated with willingness to join a wearable device study and adherence to wearable data collection in children.
This cross-sectional study examines differences by race and ethnicity and education in smoking prevalence and age of smoking initiation among young adults in the US between 2002 and 2019.
This cohort study evaluates neurobiological, psychosocial, and behavioral mechanisms potentially underlying associations between physical activity and psychiatric symptoms in children in the Netherlands.
This Medical News article discusses new CDC survey data on high school students and mental health.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effect of verapamil on pancreatic beta cell function vs placebo in children and adolescents with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes.
This randomized clinical trial compares the efficacy of intensive glucose management, which included use of an automated insulin delivery system, vs standard care, which included use of a continuous glucose monitor, to achieve near normalization of glucose levels to preserve pancreatic beta cell function in youths with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes.
This Viewpoint discusses increased rates in pediatric mortality by age and cause between 1999 and 2021.
This systematic review assesses the utility of history, physical examination, and 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring for differentiating primary hypertension from secondary hypertension in children and adolescents younger than 21 years of age.
This retrospective analysis of a nationally representative database of US acute care hospital discharges assesses increased mental health diagnoses and hospitalizations among pediatric patients between 2009 and 2019.
This Viewpoint discusses the need for accurately screening for and measuring adolescent food insecurity.
This cross-sectional study uses data from the Healthy Kids Colorado Survey to examine middle and high school students’ perception of the time they would need to access a loaded firearm.
This cohort study assesses the association of youth baseline electronic cigarette use with continued cigarette smoking 2 years after initiation.
This cross-sectional study investigates changes in the use of hydroxyurea among youths insured by Medicaid with sickle cell anemia after the 2014 revision of clinical guidelines.
This survey study examines the knowledge, experiences, and attitudes of Swiss university students in the context of receiving human papillomavirus vaccination during primary care visits.
This cohort study uses data from the US National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health to evaluate whether consistently measured, modifiable characteristics of parent-adolescent relationships are associated with young adult health across multiple domains.
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