This Viewpoint examines some of the recommendations in the National Institutes of Health’s recent advisory from the perspective of a certifying board.
This Viewpoint elaborates on the use of simulation to educate health care professionals and improve quality and patient safety within pediatric institutions.
This Viewpoint reports on the antimicrobial stewardship programs that have been created in many institutions in response to the overuse of antibiotics that has been implicated as a contributor to childhood morbidities such as asthma and obesity.
This Editorial discusses the role that access to firearms plays in youth suicide and suggests ways to reduce that risk.
This school-based randomized clinical trial evaluates the short-term and long-term effects of chef-enhanced meals and extended exposure to choice architecture on healthier school food selection and consumption. See the Editorial by Patel and Volpp.
This prospective cohort study reports that increasing body mass index and male sex increase relative risk of specific cardiovascular disease risk factors and suggests that even among severely obese adolescents, recognition and treatment of cardiovascular disease risk factors is important to help limit further progression of disease.
This double-blinded randomized clinical trial found that isotonic maintenance fluid administration is safe in general pediatric patients and may result in fewer cases of hyponatremia.
This retrospective cohort study examines the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes in women with gestational diabetes treated with glyburide vs insulin.
This Vermont Oxford Network study describes a new web-based tool for neonatal intensive care units to calculate composite morbidity and resource use.
This longitudinal study reports that suicide rates for adolescents and young adults are higher in rural than urban communities, and rural-urban disparities appear to be increasing over time.
This secondary data analysis describes the content of new physical and sexual teen dating violence victimization questions first administered in the 2013 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
This randomized clinical trial reports that behavioral and nutritional treatment may be efficacious as a nutritional intervention for children aged 2 to 6 years with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency. Sockrider provides a related Article .
This cross-sectional study found population-level improvements in the prevalence of childhood overweight/obesity among fifth-grade students in California that coincided with the period following statewide competitive food and beverage standards implementation (2005-2010).
This report summarizes the workshop presentations and discussion, including identification of high-priority topics for further research.
This research letter reports that the absence of a parent from an adolescent’s clinic visit is strongly associated with human immunodeficiency virus virologic failure.
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