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Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2005;159(8):702. doi:10.1001/archpedi.159.8.702.
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Editor: Frederick P. Rivara, MD, MPHArchives of Pediatrics & Adolescent MedicineDepartment 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, Wash Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Wash Alain Joffe, MD, MPH, Baltimore, Md

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David A. Brent, MD, Pittsburgh, Pa Jeffrey P. Brosco, MD, PhD, Miami, Fla 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 Gary L. Freed, MD, MPH, Ann Arbor, Mich Frances P. Glascoe, EdS, PhD, Nashville, Tenn Jorge E. Gómez, MD, San Antonio, Tex Harold P. Lehmann, MD, PhD, Baltimore, Md David J. Schonfeld, MD, Cincinnati, Ohio Donald F. Schwarz, MD, MPH, MBA, Philadelphia, Pa Phillip 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 Evidence-Based Journal Club: Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Wash Harold P. Lehmann, MD, PhD, Baltimore, Md Picture of the Month: Albert C. Yan, MD, Philadelphia, Pa Assistant Section Editor: Samir S. Shah, MD, Philadelphia, Pa

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