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.
This review provides a practical review of the presentation, evaluation, and treatment of thyroid disorders commonly encountered in a primary care practice.
This review provides an overview of the unique challenges faced by adolescents and young adults with cancer.
Four days following resection of a scrotal lipoma, a 15-year-old boy with trisomy 21 presented to the emergency department with somnolence, pain, and paucity of speech with right hand and face weakness. What is your diagnosis?
Feskanich et al determine whether milk consumption during teenage years influences risk of hip fracture in older adults and investigate the role of attained height in this association. Weaver provides commentary in a related editorial.
McAteer et al determine if bottle feeding after birth is associated with the development of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in infants. See the Editorial by Barnhart.
Momper et al compared US Food and Drug Administration–approved adult and adolescent drug dosing and assessed the utility of allometric scaling for the prediction of drug clearance in the adolescent population.