This Viewpoint discusses the development of strategies to encourage dialogues between adolescent patients, parents, and health care professionals about sexual and reproductive health preventive services, including long-acting reversible contraception.
This Viewpoint explains the importance of prognosis as a link between diagnosis and therapy in medical practice and points out difficulties in prognosis research.
This Viewpoint provides an overview of US Soccer’s initiatives to improve concussion awareness and management.
This cross-sectional analysis compares condom use among sexually active female US high school students who use long-acting reversible contraception vs moderately effective contraceptive methods.
This systematic review and meta-analysis reports on the self-reported reasons why children and youth around the world become street-involved.
This cohort study examines the effect of human papillomavirus vaccination on the subsequent risk for abnormal cervical cytology results among urban, low-income minority females.
This study evaluates the tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine’s effect over time among adolescents 11 to 18 years old and accounts for the transition from whole-cell to acellular pertussis vaccines for the childhood primary series.
This simulation study using a mathematical model of pertussis transmission assesses whether a priming dose of whole-cell pertussis vaccine is cost-effective at reducing pertussis infection in infants.
This longitudinal study evaluates the association of childhood psychosocial factors with adult coronary artery calcification among participants in the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study.
This population-based case-control study assesses associations between environmental neighborhood features (such as streets, buildings, and natural surroundings) and adolescent homicide to identify targets for future place-based interventions.
This observational study reports on the prevalence of mental health and psychiatric comorbidities in a community-based sample of young transgender women.
This cross-sectional study compares insulin sensitivity, measured with the hyperglycemic clamp technique, in adolescents with sleep deprivation vs those with adequate sleep.
The randomized clinical trial tests whether a computerized adaptive working memory intervention program improves long-term academic outcomes of children 6 to 7 years of age with low working memory compared with usual classroom teaching.
This special communication reports on the recommendations developed by a group of extramural investigators convened by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for the direction(s) for future research in prenatal and perinatal determinants of lung health and disease in early life and identifies opportunities for scientific advancement.
This review provides an overview of the unique challenges faced by adolescents and young adults with cancer.
This review investigates current literature for treatment recommendations for cardiometabolic risk factors associated with polycystic ovary syndrome and finds potential for metformin and estrogen-progestin dual therapy, although longitudinal studies are warranted to determine its long-term effect on cardiovascular health.
A 5-year-old boy with global developmental delay presented with a 3-day history of vomiting, diarrhea, and refusing to bear weight. His parents said that he is a “picky eater,” with a diet consisting exclusively of orange soda, meat, and chili. What is your diagnosis?
This research letter discusses the marketing practices of electronic cigarette companies and the age-verification gates used on their websites to prevent those younger than 18 years from accessing their website.
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