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Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2006;160(11):1096. doi:10.1001/archpedi.160.11.1096.
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Editor: Frederick P. Rivara, MD, MPH

Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Child Health Institute

University of Washington

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Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Wash

Alain Joffe, MD, MPH, Baltimore, Md

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David A. Brent, MD, Pittsburgh, Pa

Maria T. Britto, MD, MPH, Cincinnati, Ohio

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Leona Cuttler, MD, Cleveland, Ohio

Phyllis Armelle Dennery, MD, Philadelphia, Pa

Carolyn DiGuiseppi, MD, MPH, Denver, Colo

M. Denise Dowd, MD, MPH, Kansas City, Mo

Mary Dozier, PhD, Newark, Del

Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH, Philadelphia, Pa

Gary L. Freed, MD, MPH, Ann Arbor, Mich

Jorge E. Gómez, MD, San Antonio, Tex

David J. Schonfeld, MD, Cincinnati, Ohio

Philip M. Sherman, MD, FRCPC, Toronto, Ontario

Tina Q. Tan, MD, Chicago, Ill

Robert C. Whitaker, MD, MPH, Princeton, NJ

Albert C. Yan, MD, Philadelphia, Pa


Book Reviews and Other Media: Abraham Bergman, MD, Seattle, Wash

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