This Editorial discusses the US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement on screening for syphilis infection in nonpregnant adults and adolescents.
Meador et al examined the effects of antiepileptic drug exposure via breastfeeding on cognitive functions at age 6 years among 181 children for whom both breastfeeding and IQ data were available. All mothers in this analysis continued taking drug after delivery. Differential Ability Scales IQ was the primary outcome. See the editorial by Harden.
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.
This population-based, multiethnic, cross-sectional study identifies 12 preterm birth phenotypes associated with different patterns of neonatal outcomes.