This review provides an overview of measles, including information on virus basics, clinical picture and diagnosis, complications, vaccine efficacy, and vaccine complications.
This study uses data from the 2002-2013 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey to describe how access to primary care has changed over the last decade for children.
This review provides a practical review of the presentation, evaluation, and treatment of thyroid disorders commonly encountered in a primary care practice.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the costs and cost-effectiveness of collaborative care vs usual care for treatment of adolescent major depressive disorder in primary care settings.
This descriptive epidemiologic study aims to comprehensively describe point of health care entry for children with concussion, overall and by relevant factors including age, sex, race/ethnicity, and payor, to quantify where children initially seek care for this injury.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of pediatric and family medical homes in assisting parents in the tasks of protecting, nurturing, guiding, and educating their children.
The Viewpoint explores the benefits and risks of screening parents for adverse childhood experiences.
This study of medical records evaluates the appropriateness of follow-up care for adolescents with newly identified depression symptoms in 3 large health systems.
This study uses the Delphi process to survey interdisciplinary health care professionals in an attempt to identify transition outcomes from pediatric to adult health care for adolescents and young adults with special health care needs.
This study of Medicaid claims data examines the consistency of primary care within an accountable care organization that enrolled a pediatric Medicaid population.
This cluster randomized trial of implementation of Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment reports that training pediatricians can improve substance use screening and intervention.
This systematic meta-analysis evaluated whether integrated medical-behavioral primary care leads to improved youth behavioral health outcomes compared with usual care.
This cohort study examines the timing of transfer from pediatric- to adult-focused primary care of adolescents and the factors that influence it.
This cluster-randomized clinical trial finds improved body mass index in groups of children whose physicians receive computerized clinical decision support and whose families receive coaching for behavior change.
This randomized pragmatic trial reports improved rates of up-to-date immunizations when primary care practices instituted a collaborative centralized reminder/recall. See also the Editorial comment by Fiks.
This study reports that practices should seek to engage families in prioritizing changes in practice services as part of medical home implementation.
This Viewpoint discusses access to mental health services for children through primary care.
This retrospective medical record review highlights the need for primary care professionals to review health behaviors and pregnancy risk at all adolescent encounters.
Carroll and coauthors examine whether a computerized clinical decision support system improves standardized developmental surveillance and screening.