This Viewpoint discusses access to mental health services for children through primary care.
This Viewpoint supports establishing superior benchmarks of care in clinical practice. Establishing achievable excellence is an approach that encourages improvement while not demanding unrealistic or potentially adverse outcomes.
This Viewpoint discusses vaccination policy and the debate between protecting individual choice and promoting public health in the context of the current measles outbreak.
This pragmatic randomized clinical trial tests a speech recognition intervention to improve adherence to pediatric asthma treatment.
This control analysis reports that a best practice central catheter-associated bloodstream infection prevention bundle sustained reduction in preventable harm in the form of central catheter-associated bloodstream infections in children with intestinal failure.
This meta-analysis systematically reviews evidence evaluating the effect of restricted vs liberal oxygen exposure on morbidity and mortality in extremely preterm infants and concludes that, although infants cared for with a liberal oxygen target had significantly lower mortality before hospital discharge than infants cared for with a restricted oxygen target, the quality of evidence for this estimate of effect is low.
This mathematical modeling study finds that modified palivizumab regimens improve protection for children at risk for severe outcomes of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection.
This observational, cross-sectional study reports that health care practitioners in rural India have a large know-do gap for the diagnosis and treatment of childhood diarrhea and pneumonia. See also the Editorial by Tielsch.
This study reports that practices should seek to engage families in prioritizing changes in practice services as part of medical home implementation.
This randomized pragmatic trial reports improved rates of up-to-date immunizations when primary care practices instituted a collaborative centralized reminder/recall. See also the Editorial comment by Fiks.
This observational, cross-sectional study suggests that individual and organizational factors help explain therapist behavior and use of evidence-based practices, but the relative importance varies by therapeutic technique.
This observational study finds that the higher odds of ICU mortality in Latino children disappeared after culturally and linguistically sensitive interventions at multiple levels.
This case-only study found no significant risk reduction for hospitalizations with injury diagnoses during periods of ADHD medication, but did find a 34% reduction in the risk of brain injuries.
This retrospective observational study reports the lowest rates of mortality or severe neurological injury, severe retinopathy of prematurity, necrotizing enterocolitis, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, or nosocomial infection in neonates were associated with admission temperatures between 36.5°C and 37.2°C.
This retrospective observational study reports that the risk for incident type 2 diabetes mellitus was increased among youths initiating second-generation antipsychotics and was highest in those concomitantly using antidepressants.
This review finds that understanding of the pathophysiological features of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy is improving. Treatment with hypothermia has become the foundation of therapy.
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