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Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162(2):102. doi:10.1001/archpedi.162.2.102.
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Editor: Frederick P. Rivara, MD, MPHDepartment of Pediatrics Child Health Institute University of Washington 6200 NE 74th St, Suite 210 Seattle, WA 98115-8160 Phone: (206) 685-3573 Fax: (206) 685-3572 e-mail: archpediatrics@jama-archives.org

Associate Editors: Abraham Bergman, MD, Seattle, Washington Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Washington Alain Joffe, MD, MPH, Baltimore, Maryland

Editorial Manager: Suzanne Shuey, Seattle, Washington

Statistical Consultant: Peter Cummings, MD, MPH, Bishop, California


David A. Brent, MD Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Maria T. Britto, MD, MPH Cincinnati, Ohio Jeffrey P. Brosco, MD, PhD Miami, Florida Mitchell B. Cohen, MD Cincinnati, Ohio Matthew M. Davis, MD, MAPP Ann Arbor, Michigan Carolyn DiGuiseppi, MD, MPH Denver, Colorado M. Denise Dowd, MD, MPH Kansas City, Missouri Mary Dozier, PhD Newark, Delaware Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Jorge E. Gómez, MD San Antonio, Texas Joyce M. Lee, MD, MPH Ann Arbor, Michigan David J. Schonfeld, MD Cincinnati, Ohio Samir S. Shah, MD Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Billie L. Short, MD Washington, DC Tina Q. Tan, MD Chicago, Illinois


Book Reviews and Other Media: Abraham Bergman, MD, Seattle, Washington Evidence-Based Journal Club: Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Washington Picture of the Month: Samir S. Shah, MD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


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