This Viewpoint discusses the use of a strengths-based approach to define outcome measures and emphasize the unique abilities of autistic individuals in an effort to promote positive self-esteem and potentially reduce the high rates of depression and anxiety experienced by youth with autism.
This Viewpoint discusses engaging pediatric subspecialists to increase disparities-focused research, create interventions that promote health equity, and diversify the subspecialty workforce in an effort to close the health disparities gap.
This Viewpoint discusses the US Child Tax Credit, residualism vs universalism policy schools of thought, and the means test.
This cohort study investigates the association of maternal race with death and length of hospital stay in infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia in the US.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the effect of a multispecies probiotic on the risk of antibiotic-associated diarrhea in children.
This systematic review and meta-analysis compares data for percentage predicted forced expiratory volume in 1 second (%FEV1) among preterm-born participants, including those with bronchopulmonary dysplasia in infancy, with term-born control groups.
This study examines the association between exposure to tobacco content on social media and lifetime tobacco use, past 30-day tobacco use, and susceptibility to use tobacco among never users.
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines studies that used validated measures to document changes in child and adolescent physical activity during the COVID-19 pandemic and estimate how changes differed between potential moderators.
This pooled analysis study examines associations between prenatal urinary biomarkers of phthalate exposure and preterm birth.
This cross-sectional study examines the use of early intervention programs and describes the factors associated with participation in these programs among children with autism spectrum disorders in 4 New Jersey counties from 2006 to 2016.
This study characterizes variability in the age at which autistic individuals attain key developmental milestones compared with siblings who do not have an autism diagnosis.
This cohort study evaluates associations between membership in a federally funded hospital engagement network and hospital-acquired harm using standardized definitions and secular trend adjustment.
This Patient Page discusses comprehensive intensive behavioral intervention programs for child weight management and warning signs parents can look out for to prevent their child from trying to lose weight on their own.
This comparative effectiveness study examines whether race and ethnicity and socioeconomic disadvantage are factors associated with missing telemedicine visits during the COVID-19 pandemic among pediatric patients in Massachusetts.
This cross-sectional study assesses the association of mistreatment and discrimination among medical students with attrition from medical school.
This cross-sectional study uses data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys to evaluate obesity trends among US adolescents from 1999 to 2018, stratified by household income and head of household education level.
This survey study examines data from the National Survey of Children’s Health to determine which sociodemographic factors might modify the association between neurodevelopmental disorders and being bullied.
This survey study evaluates childcare-related employment disruptions before and after COVID-19, accounting for child special health care needs status and sociodemographic factors.
This cross-sectional study estimates the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder in children and adolescents aged 3 to 17 years in the US in 2019 and 2020.