The Dilemma of Undertriaged Trauma Cases
A significant portion of major trauma patients receive definitive care outside a level I or II trauma center, but currently proposed solutions may be impractical.
Out of Drugs: Planning for the Unthinkable
Chemotherapy shortages are an unfortunate reality of pediatric cancer treatments. Is your hospital prepared for the repercussions?
ADHD Medications Do Not Curb Adult Height
A longitudinal study finds that children on ADHD medication do not have height deficits in adulthood. What does this mean for pediatricians?
AAP Statement on School Start Times May Be Challenging to Implement
Delaying school start times to prevent adolescent sleep deprivation may be easier said than done.
Sinus Infection Test Could Curb Antibiotic Overuse
A newly invented in-office kit can rapidly diagnose bacterial sinusitis.
Patient Advocacy Group Advises the FDA on Setting a Course for Duchenne Research
Advocacy group provides first-ever patient-initiated guidance to FDA to accelerate development and review of potential therapies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
A Better Strategy for Suicide Prevention
To meet new ambitious national targets for reducing suicide, public health officials may need to focus on periods of high risk.
Studying Immune Response in Critical Illness
magazine hosts a Q&A on new findings about the immune response in pediatric sepsis.
Reframing Hope in Pediatric End-of-Life Care
Palliative care specialists can partner with pediatric health professionals to promote hope for families and children at the end of life.
“Learning” Health Care Organizations
In the push toward innovative health care, "learning" systems may offer solutions for evaluating new technologies without the challenges of randomized trials.