0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
About This Journal |

About This Journal FREE

Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163(3):198. doi:10.1001/archpedi.163.3.198.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

Editor: Frederick P. Rivara, MD, MPHDepartment of Pediatrics Child Health Institute University of Washington 6200 NE 74th St, Ste 120B 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 John Lantos, MD Chicago, Illinois Joyce M. Lee, MD, MPH Ann Arbor, Michigan Russell R. Pate, MS, PhD Columbia, South Carolina Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH New York, New York David J. Schonfeld, MD Cincinnati, Ohio Samir S. Shah, MD Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Martha C. Sola-Visner, MD Boston, Massachusetts

Book Reviews: 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 Web Editor: Matthew M. Davis, MD, MAPP, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Offices: 515 N State St, Chicago, IL 60654Catherine D. DeAngelis, MD, MPH, Editor in Chief Scientific Publications & Multimedia Applications Cheryl Iverson, Managing Editor

Editorial Processing Department

Department Director: Paula Glitman Manuscript Editing Manager: Brenda Gregoline Senior Manuscript Editors: Tracy Frey, Shannon L. Sparenga Manuscript Editors: Laura Adamczyk, Roya Khatiblou Freelance Manuscript Editing Manager: Diane L. Cannon Freelance Manuscript Editing Coordinators: Vickey Golden, Julia M. Kessler, Connie L. Manno Freelance Copy Editors and Copyreaders: Catherine A. Alden, Barbara E. Burnette, Jan Clavey, Lisa M. Cluver, Mary Coerver-Connolly, Allison Esposito, GeorgeMary Gardner, Robin Husayko, Laura King, Nicole C. Netter, Rachel Young Editorial Systems Managers: Paul Frank, Monica Mungle Systems Programmer/Internet Specialist: J.D. Neff Editorial Assistant: Wanda Hill

Scientific Publications & Multimedia Applications

Director, Administration: Marla A. Hall

Scientific Online Resources

Director: Margaret Winker, MD Electronic Media Department Director: Michelle Kurzynski Associate Web Editors: Christopher Hastings, Peter Kim Web Administrative Assistant: Reuben Rios

Senior VP & Publisher: Robert A. Musacchio, PhD

Advertising Sales & Marketing

Division Director: Jeffery J. Bonistalli Manager: Kathy Russell Staff: Mirna Monal, Jennifer Seminerio Sales Representative: Tim Melroy

Assistant Publisher, Classified Advertising/Circulation Promotion: Geoffrey Flick Manager: Thalia Moss Staff: Rachelle Brooks, Tem Harrier, Michelle Sharpe Director, Marketing Support Services: Mark Thornbury Staff: Nancy Bell, Dennis Sammartino Director, Reprints: Mark Kuhns Staff: Susan Lovenberg

Journal Sales & Online Business

Director, Worldwide Sales: Vida Damijonaitis Circulation Sales & MarketingManagers: Saskia Bolore, Jeremy Nielsen Staff: Rebecca Haas, Christine Hearne Marketing and Product DevelopmentManager: Elizabeth Solaro Staff: Millette Jackson-Bates, Gretchen Linder, Sara Nicholson Director, Online Journal Publishing: Julie Harrington

Publishing Operations

Division Director: Vanessa Hayden Directors: Karen Adams-Taylor, Susana Eloy de Vitale, Ryan Patella, Sue Sherrill Managers: David Antos, Karen Branham, Suzanne J. Bukovsky, Debbie Camp, Susan Chiara, Diane Darnell, Karl Elvin, Mary Ellen Johnston, Michael McGraw, Chris Meyer, Sean O’Donnell, Sean Ohlson, Phil O'Leary, Susan Price, James Schleitwiler, Stacy Tucker Advertising and Production Services: Karen Allbright, Bernadette Bauer, Rhonda Bailey Brown, Anna Goins, Terri Hanley, Euwanaha Joiner-Smith, Brian McCartney, Noemi Olmo, John Pantlind, Cindy Rendlen, Denise Steinhauser, Ellen Yoshihara Circulation Processing: Julie Burton, Michael Deegan, Rosa Eng, Donovan Hanson, Felicia Kyles, Kathryn Osten Composition and New Media: Gail Barrett, Regina Brownlee, Brenda Chandler-Grayer, Scott Curl, Amy Evers, Teri Hutchison, Mary Ann Kuranda, Joshua Lampinen, Fred Marshall, Patricia E. Panek, La'son Diggs Sledge, George Thomson Graphics: Joe Amft, Maria Duda, Fred Furtner, Carolyn Hall, Maria Kowalkowski, JoAnne Weiskopf Proofreading: Carol Joy Farrell, Daniel James, Judith A. Literskis, Teresa H. Omiotek, Barbara Wojtowicz, Agnes A. Zarkadas

Michael D. Maves, MD, MBA, Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer Bernard L. Hengesbaugh, Chief Operating Officer Robert A. Musacchio, PhD, Senior Vice President, Publishing & Business Services

All articles published, including editorials, letters, and book reviews, represent the opinions of the authors and do not reflect the policy of the American Medical Association, the Editorial Board, or the institution with which the author is affiliated, unless this is clearly specified.

Copyright 2009 by the American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Reproduction without permission is prohibited.

Figures

Tables

References

Correspondence

CME
Also Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
Please click the checkbox indicating that you have read the full article in order to submit your answers.
Your answers have been saved for later.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Submit a Comment

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.