This Viewpoint explores human behavioral epigenetics in preterm infants.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of improving care globally for adolescents with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/AIDS.
This Viewpoint reports that global health outreach partnerships with a bioethical foundation have the potential for immense societal benefit, personal growth, and professional enhancement for pediatric trainees.
This Editorial discusses the need to provide evidence-based therapies that are as personalized as possible to children with obesity, while not making these children feel different from their peers in ways that are harmful.
This follow-up of a randomized clinical trial determines that delayed umbilical cord clamping improved scores in the fine-motor and social domains at 4 years of age, especially in boys. See also the Editorial by Rabe.
This medical record review determines the rate of successful neonatal organ donation after determination of circulatory death and finds that the most common reason for exclusion among a population of infants who died in a single neonatal intensive care unit is late referral.
This retrospective analysis reports that the incidence of IPD in NYC children younger than 5 years and, particularly, the incidence of IPD caused by serotype 19A decreased dramatically following the introduction of PCV13, with reductions among all age and racial/ethnic groups. This represents a significant achievement for public health immunization programs and underscores the importance of achieving high immunization coverage.
This prospective longitudinal cohort study of the prevalence of childhood sleepwalking and sleep terrors showed strong familial aggregation for both parasomnias and supports the idea that sleepwalking and sleep terrors are manifestations of the same underlying pathophysiological entity.
This prospective observational cohort study of US youth, high school, and collegiate football players found that practices and games had significant rates of concussions, with higher rates during games for all 3 cohorts.
This prospective population-based study of children and adolescents demonstrated that participation in sports could be a way to avoid the known decrease in moderate- to vigorous-intensity physical activity during childhood and young adulthood.
This period trend analysis describes trends in suicide among US children younger than 12 years by sociodemographic group and method of death.
This cross-sectional study examines newborn size by gestational age to investigate similarities and differences in risk factors for stunting and wasting.
This cohort study compares birth weight distributions of the INTERGROWTH-21st international standard with commonly used US references.
This systematic review of the effects of obesity on drug disposition in children shows that clinically significant pharmacokinetic alternations are common in obese children. See also the Editorial by Gillman and Block.
This review study found that most practice- and community-based interventions significantly increased human papillomavirus vaccination rates across diverse populations.
A child experienced 3 episodes of right-sided ptosis, 2 of which were preceded by severe right-sided headache and accompanied by double vision, during a 3-year period.