This Viewpoint argues that the calculation used to estimate cardiorespiratory fitness in children and adolescents is inaccurate and should be replaced with a more precise approach.
This Viewpoint describes the poor state of care for children with sickle cell disease and 2 quality measures to assess efforts to improve care.
This Viewpoint describes innovations led by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in care coordination and payment models to improve care to children.
This essay describes the author’s experience with medical professionals throughout her childhood and the messages she internalized about bodies and medical culture.
This randomized clinical trial assigns mother-newborn dyads to exclusive breastfeeding or breastfeeding supplemented with small amounts formula in the first week of life to evaluate the effect of formula supplementation on duration of breastfeeding at 6 and 12 months.
This cohort study examines the association of gestational age at birth with the risk of ischemic heart disease for Swedish adults.
This study assesses health outcome and self-assessment data of teenaged Latino participants in the CHAMACOS study before and after the 2016 presidential election in the United States, which ushered in new immigration policy and rhetoric.
This survey study examines the associations between cigarette prices and nonprice tobacco control policies targeted at youth and smoking onset among Chilean youths.
This study assesses changes in adult and youth arrest rates after decriminalization and legalization of cannabis in the United States.
This systematic review and meta-analysis of 23 studies examines associations of sexting with behaviors such as multiple sexual partners, drug use, smoking, and internalizing problems in persons younger than 18 years, using sex, age, publication characteristics, and study quality as moderators.
This cohort study combines data from 4 pediatric emergency departments in Ontario, Canada, and 26 pediatric emergency departments in the United States to compare overall and low-value use of diagnostic imaging across pediatric emergency care.
This randomized clinical trial assesses whether providing a drug disposal bag along with postoperative discharge instructions on opioid use, storage, and disposal affects the rate of proper opioid disposal compared with that for providing only the discharge instructions among families of pediatric patients undergoing ambulatory surgery.
This Special Communication summarizes the findings of the Firearm Safety Among Children and Teens (FACTS) Consortium and identifies consensus-driven recommendations for pediatric-specific research agenda for prevention of firearm injuries.
This study examines Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System data to determine the rate of nonsuicidal self-injury in heterosexual and sexual minority youth from 2005 to 2017.
This study analyzes data from a randomized clinical trial in infants 90 days and younger to develop a pharmacokinetic model to aid physicians in maintaining minimum inhibitory concentrations of vancomycin in young infants with Staphylococcus aureus infection.
This cohort study assesses whether parent measurements of children’s height and weight are more accurate than their respective estimates for determining weight status and how both compare with professionally measured data.
This study assesses whether the US Food and Drug Administration regulation to limit the sale of flavored tobacco products to age-restricted locations is adequate based on a 1-year review of violations rates in age-restricted shops.
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