This cohort study examines whether there is a difference in the proportion of unscheduled medical visits following emergency department discharge in infants who have bronchiolitis with vs without oxygen desaturations.
This cohort study compares brain injury prevalence and brain development in neonates with prenatal vs postnatal diagnosis of critical congenital heart disease.
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.
This study measures and compares the quality of resuscitative care delivered to simulated pediatric patients across a spectrum of pediatric emergency departments and general emergency departments in the United States.
This systematic review of the effects of obesity on drug disposition in children shows that clinically significant pharmacokinetic alternations are common in obese children. See also the Editorial by Gillman and Block.
This cohort study examines associations between bariatric surgery and functional mobility and musculoskeletal pain in adolescents up to 2 years after bariatric surgery for severe obesity.
This Viewpoint proposes a set of recommendations for a research agenda aimed at optimizing the identification of deteriorating children to prevent in-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest.
This randomized clinical trial aims to determine whether providing donor milk instead of formula as supplemental feeding whenever own mother’s milk is insufficiently available during the first 10 days of life reduces the incidence of serious infection, necrotizing enterocolitis, and mortality.
Kassam-Adams and coauthors review the literature regarding posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury. Their goals are to highlight what pediatricians need to know about injury and posttraumatic stress and to provide a basic introduction to secondary preventive approaches applicable for pediatric practice.
Ybarra and Mitchell report national estimates of adolescent sexual violence perpetration and details of the perpetrator experience.
This prospective, open-label randomized clinical trial reports that low-dose insulin is noninferior to standard-dose insulin with respect to rate of blood glucose decrease and resolution of acidosis.
This Viewpoint discusses the use of surveillance and screening to address the social determinants of child health.