Guandalini and Assiri review how celiac disease is triggered by the ingestion of gluten in genetically predisposed individuals. Diagnosis requires an intestinal biopsy, and a strict gluten-free diet must be followed.
A previously healthy 6-year-old boy presented with 6 days of fever, intermittent nonbilious emesis, and 4 days of crampy, diffuse abdominal pain. What is your diagnosis?
This cohort study reports that postnatal cytomegalovirus infection was associated with increased risk for bronchopulmonary dysplasia in very low-birth-weight infants.
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 review examines the pathogenesis, epidemiologic features, diagnosis, and management of inflammatory bowel disease in children and adolescents.
van der Baan-Slootweg et al determine whether an inpatient treatment program is more effective than an ambulatory program at achieving a sustained weight loss in children and adolescents with severe obesity. Also see the editorial comment by Inge et al.