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Academic Pediatrics

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A RESIDENT-LED INITIATIVE TO ADVANCE DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION, AND ANTIRACISM IN A PEDIATRICS RESIDENCY PROGRAM

A racially and ethnically diverse physician workforce is critical to meeting the needs of the United States' increasingly diverse patient...

HEALTH PLANS STRUGGLE TO REPORT ON DEPRESSION QUALITY MEASURES THAT REQUIRE CLINICAL DATA

Depression quality measures aligned with evidence-based practices require that health care organizations use standardized tools for...

 
 
 

GROWTH OF PEDIATRIC REFUGEES AFTER RESETTLEMENT TO THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES

: To compare weight status and body mass index z-scores of refugee children upon arrival to the Southeastern US and after resettlement...

ALLYSHIP AND ADMISSIONS AMIDST RACISM

“Well, if I go home and have another mental breakdown are they gonna shoot me too?”

 
 
 

THE IMPACT OF NURSE HOME VISITING ON THE USE, DOSE AND QUALITY OF FORMAL CHILDCARE: 3-YEAR FOLLOW-UP OF A RANDOMIZED TRIAL

We investigated whether nurse home visiting affects the uptake and quality of formal early childhood education and care at child ages...

PEDIATRIC APPROACH TO TRAUMA TREATMENT AND RESILIENCE-A NOVEL RELATIONSHIP-BASED CURRICULUM AND APPROACH TO TRAIN PEDIATRIC PROFESSIONALS TO PROVIDE TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE

Promoting resilience and recognizing and responding to the effects of trauma on children have been identified as critical roles for...

 
 
 

PERSPECTIVES OF CAREGIVERS EXPERIENCING PERSISTENT FOOD INSECURITY AT AN ACADEMIC PRIMARY CARE CLINIC

Food insecurity is often transitory and instigated by changes in family circumstances or environmental events. Clinics have developed...

DO THE GUIDELINES APPLY?-A MULTISITE, COMBINED STAKEHOLDER QUALITATIVE CASE STUDY TO UNDERSTAND CARE DECISIONS IN BRONCHIOLITIS

Clinical practice guidelines for bronchiolitis recommend against tests and treatments that do not improve outcomes, yet most children...

 
 
 

TRANSITION NAVIGATOR INTERVENTION IMPROVES TRANSITION READINESS TO ADULT CARE FOR YOUTH WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE

: Adolescents and young adults with sickle cell disease experience high rates of acute care utilization and increased morbidity. At...

CLASSROOM TEMPERATURES AND ASTHMA-RELATED SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY

Schools with aging infrastructure may expose students to extreme temperatures. Extreme outdoor temperatures have previously been linked...

 
 
 

NEUROTOXICITY OUTSIDE THE OPERATING ROOM: AN EVOLVING CHALLENGE FOR PEDIATRICIANS AND PEDIATRIC SUBSPECIALISTS

The US Food and Drug Administration issued a warning in December 2016 that prolonged or repeated exposure to general anesthesia and...

CURRENT FELLOWSHIP FUNDING LIMITATIONS AND THEIR THREAT TO THE PEDIATRIC SUBSPECIALTY WORKFORCE

Ensuring adequate recruitment into and funding of pediatric fellowships is essential to the integrity of the pipeline of pediatric...

 
 
 

RELATIONAL ASPECTS OF PARENT AND HOME HEALTH CARE PROVIDER CARE PRACTICES FOR CHILDREN WITH COMPLEX CARE NEEDS RECEIVING HEALTH CARE SERVICES IN THE HOME: A NARRATIVE REVIEW

Children with medical complexity have ongoing health needs that may require dependence on medical technologies. While hospital admissions...

PROMOTING HEALTHY CHILDHOOD BEHAVIORS WITH FINANCIAL INCENTIVES: A NARRATIVE REVIEW OF KEY CONSIDERATIONS AND DESIGN FEATURES FOR FUTURE RESEARCH

In the last decade, there has been a robust increase in research using financial incentives to promote healthy behaviors as behavioral...

 
 
 

GOING VIRTUAL: OBJECTIVE STRUCTURED TEACHING EXERCISES AS AN INNOVATIVE METHOD FOR FORMATIVE RESIDENT EDUCATION

The coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic forced residency programs to adapt teaching to the virtual arena. Objective Structured Teaching...

TRENDS IN PEDIATRIC VIRAL SYMPTOMS, INFLUENZA TESTING, AND SARS-COV-2 TESTING FROM A STATEWIDE ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD CONSORTIUM, JANUARY 2017 TO JULY 2021

The heterogeneous implementation and uptake of nonpharmaceutical interventions during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic amplified...

 
 
 

DEVELOPMENT AND ASSESSMENT OF AN ABBREVIATED ACUPUNCTURE CURRICULUM FOR PEDIATRICIANS

Acupuncture has been shown to improve pain and other health outcomes in children and is well tolerated. However, use of acupuncture...

INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE AND THE PEDIATRIC ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD: A QUALITATIVE STUDY

Objectives: To explore expert perspectives on risks associated with the pediatric electronic health record for intimate partner violence...

 
 
 

ASSOCIATION BETWEEN UNSCHEDULED PEDIATRIC PRIMARY CARE VISITS AND RISK OF DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY

Primary care centers are trialing open access scheduling models to expand access. Given evidence linking irregular caregiver work schedules...

CHALLENGES IN PRELOSS CARE TO PARENTS FACING THEIR CHILD'S END-OF-LIFE: A QUALITATIVE STUDY FROM THE CLINICIANS PERSPECTIVE

Bereavement care for parents predominantly focuses on care after child loss. However, Health Care Professionals feel responsible for...

 
 
 



Plan for Welsh NHS unveiled as country braces itself for 'hardest winter in...

Plan for Welsh NHS unveiled as country braces itself for 'hardest winter in history'

As part of the plan an extra £40m is being invested in social care to help ease the pressure on hospital beds Read more ...

Interferon treatment coupled with bone marrow transplant reduces risk of...

Researchers at the University of Michigan Health Rogel Cancer Center have identified a drug that, when given along with a bone marrow transplant, drops the risk of leukemia... Read more ...

First-in-human study of DBS for post-stroke rehabilitation shows encouraging...

Targeting the dentate nucleus with deep brain stimulation was safe and feasible for promoting post-stroke rehabilitation in a first-in-human study at Cleveland Clinic. Read more ...

Study reveals an alternative mechanism for muscle tissue repair after...

Muscle is known to regenerate through a complex process that involves several steps and relies on stem cells. Read more ...

Anglesea cliff collapses ‘with a huge boom like a mine blast'

A large section of cliff near the Great Ocean Road collapsed onto a beach after authorities closed the area weeks ago over fears that it would give way after heavy rain. Read more ...

Solar storm helps scientists pinpoint arrival of Vikings in North America...

The groundbreaking research shows that Vikings journeyed across the Atlantic Ocean hundreds of years before Christopher Columbus. Read more ...

Eddie Obeid, his son Moses, and Ian Macdonald sentenced to jail

In July, the three men were found guilty of a conspiracy where it was agreed that then-mining minister Macdonald would commit acts of misconduct for the benefit of the Obeid... Read more ...

Thousands of cancer cases undetected, adding pressure on health system

Doctors are expecting a surge in undiagnosed cancers and other neglected medical conditions as Victoria emerges from its sixth lockdown. Read more ...

The irresistible rise and occasional fall of David Williamson

The celebrated playwright's memoir is full of candour and colour. Read more ...

Trump launches new Twitter rival he's calling TRUTH Social

His new media group, which also plans to offer streaming news and entertainment, is underwritten by a mysterious Miami private funding venture. Read more ...