This study assesses the prevalence of type 2 diabetes and prediabetes in children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and assesses type 2 diabetes and prediabetes as risk factors for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.
This cohort study aims to determine whether pay for performance promotes pediatric performance improvement in primary care physicians.
Using Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2013 study data, the GBD Pediatrics Collaboration investigators determine levels and trends in the fatal and nonfatal burden of diseases and injuries among children and adolescents in 188 countries from 1990 to 2013.
This review discusses the risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment to manage nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in children.
A previously healthy 7-year-old girl presented with fever, sore throat, bilateral conjunctival hemorrhage, periorbital edema, and eyelid ecchymoses. The illness began 1 week prior with low-grade fever and back pain. What is your diagnosis?
This review provides a practical review of the presentation, evaluation, and treatment of thyroid disorders commonly encountered in a primary care practice.
This literature review provides an update on the current knowledge about Kawasaki disease as well as recent advances in its diagnosis and treatment.
This study assesses vaccination coverage rates and factors associated with either incomplete vaccination or exemptions among school-age children in New York State public schools outside of New York City.
This cohort study examines whether early-life antibiotic use in children is associated with the long-term effects of breastfeeding on weight development and lifetime antibiotic use.