This cluster-randomized clinical trial assesses the association between the safe delivery smartphone app on neonatal resuscitation knowledge and skills of health care workers in Ethiopia as well as perinatal survival.
This secondary analysis of a trial evaluating the efficacy of strict rest after pediatric concussion characterizes the incidence, course, and clinical significance of activity-related symptom exacerbations within 10 days of injury.
This review illustrates the potential for useful application of pediatric point-of-care ultrasound in many clinical and educational settings.
This pragmatic randomized clinical trial tests a speech recognition intervention to improve adherence to pediatric asthma treatment.
This prospective, cohort study of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales demonstrated responsiveness, construct validity, and predictive validity in hospitalized pediatric patients.
Fritz and coauthors conclude that methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) strains concordant with infecting and colonizing strains are present on commonly handled household surfaces, a factor that likely perpetuates MRSA transmission and recurrent disease. See editorial by Milstone.
This randomized trial evaluated whether the Prompting Asthma Intervention in Rochester–Uniting Parents and Providers (PAIR-UP) intervention improved the delivery of preventive care and reduced morbidity for urban children with asthma.
Berry and colleagues discuss the lack of pediatric standards for hospital discharge and provide a framework to organize the diverse activities that constitute discharge care to be executed throughout the hospitalization of a child from admission to the actual discharge. Apkon and Friedman as well as Faultner provided related editorials.
Mirman et al determine whether the web-based Teen Driving Plan (TDB) can improve the driving performance of prelicensed teenagers as measured by an on-road driving assessment. See the editorial by Peek-Asa et al.
Chemtob et al examine the association of maternal posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression with child maltreatment and child exposure to traumatic events in the context of a pediatric primary care setting.
Hartling and colleagues compared music with standard care to manage pain and distress in 42 children aged 3 to 11 years undergoing intravenous placement in a pediatric emergency department.