This observational study investigates the association of intravenous fluid bolus administration with the sonographic measure of the neonatal and infant lumbar subarachnoid space.
This database review reports that use of diagnostic ultrasonography has increased and that of computed tomography has decreased in children with suspected appendicitis, resulting in a decline in negative appendectomy at 35 pediatric institutions.
This review illustrates the potential for useful application of pediatric point-of-care ultrasound in many clinical and educational settings.
Shashaj et al assess whether insulin resistance and metabolic abnormalities are detectable at the onset of obesity and to unravel the interplay among adiposity, insulin resistance, and other such abnormalities. Patients with new-onset overweight or obesity underwent clinical laboratory testing and ultrasonographic investigations of fatty liver.