Exploring the stress sensitization theory with temperamentally inhibited children: a population-based study
This study explored whether temperamentally inhibited children who experience early trauma are vulnerable to developing internalizing problems in the face of later life-stressors. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 29, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Amy Brown, Joanna Bennet, Ronald M. Rapee, Dina R. Hirshfeld-Becker and Jordana K. Bayer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Emergency department attendance for injury and behaviours suggestive of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): a cross-sectional study
The study aimed to investigate if the behaviours suggestive of ADHD were more frequent in a population of children attending the Emergency Department (ED) for injuries, rather than for other causes. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 29, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Ester Conversano, Alice Tassinari, Lorenzo Monasta, Aldo Skabar, Matteo Pavan, Alessandra Maestro, Egidio Barbi and Giorgio Cozzi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Utilization pattern of kangaroo mother care after introduction in eight selected neonatal intensive care units in China
In this study, we ai... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 29, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Xin Liu, Zhankui Li, Xiaohui Chen, Bei Cao, Shaojie Yue, Changyi Yang, Qiongyu Liu, Chuanzhong Yang, Gengli Zhao and Qi Feng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Late-onset neonatal sepsis in Suzhou, China
This study aimed to describe the causative organisms of neonatal late-onset sepsis (LOS) and their antimicrobial resistance in Suzhou, Southeast China over a 7-year period. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 29, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tao Pan, Qiujiao Zhu, Pei Li, Jun Hua and Xing Feng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Aspiration of superabsorbent polymer beads resulting in focal lung damage: a case report
Concerns have recently been raised about reported incidents of intestinal obstruction following ingestion of Superabsorbent polymer (SAP) beads. Texas Poison Centers reported 110 cases of superabsorbent polyme... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 29, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Nasser Alharbi and Maryam Dabbour Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Factors related to disagreement between self-reported versus objective measurement of allergen sensitization at a tertiary pediatric center in Beijing, China
The objectives of present study were to examine the level of disagreement between self-reported and objective measurement of sensitization to common inhalant allergens, and to explore the potential risk factor... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 28, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Qing Miao, Li Xiang, Hui Guan, Yongge Liu, Zhen Li, Yixin Ren and Wei Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Associations between objective measures of physical activity, sleep and stress levels among preschool children
Cortisol is often used as a biological marker for stress. When measured in urine or serum, representing a short-term measurement of the hormone, it has been associated with unfavorable sleep characteristics an... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 27, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Dagny Y. Eythorsdottir, Peder Frederiksen, Sofus C. Larsen, Nanna J. Olsen and Berit L. Heitmann Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence of pneumonia and its associated factors among under-five children in East Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Pneumonia is defined as an acute inflammation of the Lungs ’ parenchymal structure. It is a major public health problem and the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in under-five children especially in deve... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 27, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Biruk Beletew, Melaku Bimerew, Ayelign Mengesha, Mesfin Wudu and Molla Azmeraw Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development and validation of bile acid profile-based scoring system for identification of biliary atresia: a prospective study
Early distinguishing biliary atresia from other causes of infantile cholestasis remains a major challenge. We aimed to develop and validate a scoring system based on bile acid for identification of biliary atr... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 27, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Dongying Zhao, Kejun Zhou, Yan Chen, Wei Xie and Yongjun Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical manifestations and associated disorders in children with celiac disease in southern Iran
Celiac disease (CD) is an immune mediated inflammatory enteropathy, triggered by gluten exposure in HLA-DQ2 and/or –DQ8 genetics. The presentation of celiac disease in children is changing, with increase in no... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 27, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Mahshid Dehbozorgi, Naser Honar, Maryam Ekramzadeh and Forough Saki Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A cost-of-illness analysis of β-Thalassaemia major in children in Sri Lanka – experience from a tertiary level teaching hospital
Sri Lanka has a high prevalence of β-thalassaemia major. Clinical management is complex and long-term and includes regular blood transfusion and iron chelation therapy. The economic burden of β-thalassaemia fo... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 27, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Hamish Reed-Embleton, Savinda Arambepola, Simon Dixon, Behrouz Nezafat Maldonado, Anuja Premawardhena, Mahinda Arambepola, Jahangir A. M. Khan and Stephen Allen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Risk factors for readmission for phototherapy due to jaundice in healthy newborns: a retrospective, observational study
The guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) for monitoring neonatal jaundice recommend universal postnatal screening for hyperbilirubinemia within 48  h from discharge. We observed that neonate w... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 26, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Amit Blumovich, Laurence Mangel, Sivan Yochpaz, Dror Mandel and Ronella Marom Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Severe acute malnutrition and its associated factors among children under-five years: a facility-based cross-sectional study
This study identified the predictors of severe acute malnutrit... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 26, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Umesh Ghimire, Binod Kumar Aryal, Ankush Kumar Gupta and Suman Sapkota Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Anxiety related disorders in adolescents in the United Arab Emirates: a population based cross-sectional study
Anxiety disorders are common among children and adolescents. However, there is a paucity of up-to-date data on the prevalence and correlates of anxiety-related disorders among children and adolescents in the U... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 25, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Nabeel Al-Yateem, Wegdan Bani issa, Rachel C. Rossiter, Arwa Al-Shujairi, Hadia Radwan, Manal Awad, Randa Fakhry and Ibrahim Mahmoud Tags: Research article Source Type: research

CYP and SXR gene polymorphisms influence in opposite ways acute rejection rate in pediatric patients with renal transplant
We evaluated the role of CYP3A5, ABCB1 and SXR gene polymorphisms in the occurrence of acute kidney rejection in a cohort of pediatric renal transplant recipients. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 25, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Stefano Turolo, Alberto Edefonti, Luciana Ghio, Sara Testa, William Morello and Giovanni Montini Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clustering of health-related behaviours and its relationship with individual and contextual factors in Portuguese adolescents: results from a cross-sectional study
Health behaviours are shaped early in life and tend to occur in complex specific patterns. We aimed to characterise these patterns among Portuguese adolescents and their association with individual and context... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 25, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Constan ça Soares dos Santos, João Picoito, Isabel Loureiro and Carla Nunes Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pulmonary hypertension in late-onset Methylmalonic Aciduria and Homocystinemia: a case report
Methylmalonic Aciduria and Homocystinemia, cobalamin C (cblC) is an inherited disease of vitamin B12 metabolism with a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations. cblC presenting with pulmonary hypertension (PH) as... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 22, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Ling-yi Wen, Ying-kun Guo and Xiao-qing Shi Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Parents ’ experiences of accessing respite care for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) at the acute and primary care interface: a systematic review
Population prevalence estimates by the World Health Organisation suggest that 1 in 160 children worldwide has an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Accessing respite care services for children with an ASD can oft... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 22, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Emma Cooke, Valerie Smith and Maria Brenner Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A systematic review to assess the effectiveness of technology-based interventions to address obesity in children
Childhood obesity is associated with a multitude of co-morbidities, including hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. Childhood obesity can also affect a young person ’s socia... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 22, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Megan McMullan, Rachel Millar and Jayne V. Woodside Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Right ventricular function among South East Nigeria children with sickle cell anaemia
Sickle cell anaemia (SCA) is characterized by attendant ischemia-reperfusion injury especially to the heart. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 21, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Josephat M. Chinawa, Bartholomew F. Chukwu, Awoere T. Chinawa, Edmund N. Ossai, Anthony N. Ikefuna, Ann E. Aronu and Egbuna O. Obidike Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Influence of time under mechanical ventilation on bronchopulmonary dysplasia severity in extremely preterm infants: a pilot study
The relation between mechanical ventilation (MV) and bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) - a common disease in extremely premature newborn (PTNB) - is well stabilished, but is unknown, however, how much time unde... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 21, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Victoria Escobar, Darllyana S. Soares, Jane Kreling, Ligia S. L. Ferrari, Josiane M. Felcar, Carlos A. M. Camillo and Vanessa S. Probst Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors affecting tracheostomy in critically ill paediatric patients in Japan: a data-based analysis
There has been an increasing number of children surviving with high medical needs, for whom tracheostomy and/or home ventilation is part of their chronic disease management. The purpose of this study was to de... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 20, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tadashi Ishihara and Hiroshi Tanaka Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Derivation and validation of a prognostic score for neonatal mortality in Ethiopia: a case-control study
Early warning scores for neonatal mortality have not been designed for low income countries. We developed and validated a score to predict mortality upon admission to a NICU in Ethiopia. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 20, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rishi P. Mediratta, Ashenafi Tazebew Amare, Rasika Behl, Bradley Efron, Balasubramanian Narasimhan, Alemayehu Teklu, Abdulkadir Shehibo, Mulugeta Ayalew and Saraswati Kache Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Socio-demographic, environmental and behavioural risk factors of diarrhoea among under-five children in rural Ethiopia: further analysis of the 2016 Ethiopian demographic and health survey
Diarrhoea is one of the major contributors to death among under-five children in Ethiopia. Studies conducted in different countries showed that rural children are more severely affected by diarrhoea than urban... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 20, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Melkamu Molla Ferede Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Determinants of road traffic injuries in Iranian children; results from a National Representative Demographic- Health Survey 2010
This study aims are to assess RTIs among Iranian children and to d... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 19, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Hesam Ghiasvand, Payam Roshanfekr, Delaram Ali, Hossein Malekafzali Ardakani, Amanda N. Stephens and Bahram Armoon Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Stunting diagnostic and awareness: impact assessment study of sociodemographic factors of stunting among school-going children of Pakistan
Stunting is a major public health issue in most of developing countries. Although, its worldwide prevalence is decreasing slowly but the number of stunted children is still rising in Pakistan. Stunting is high... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 19, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Mahvish Ponum, Saadia Khan, Osman Hasan, Muhammad Tahir Mahmood, Asad Abbas, Mehwish Iftikhar and Reema Arshad Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Microbiological analyses of nasally guided catheters after less invasive surfactant administration – a pilot study
Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is a frequent complication of premature birth. Treating RDS by continuous positive airway pressure and less invasive surfactant administration (LISA) may reduce bronchopulmo... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 19, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Christian A. Maiwald, Julia Dick, Matthias Marschal, Christian Gille, Axel R. Franz and Christian F. Poets Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Donor human milk programs in German, Austrian and Swiss neonatal units - findings from an international survey
Donor human milk (DHM) has been recommended for premature infants if mothers ’ own milk is not available. The aim of this study was to increase the knowledge about the utilization rate and handling of DHM among... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 19, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Daniel Klotz, Stefanie Jansen, Ren é Glanzmann, Nadja Haiden, Hans Fuchs and Corinna Gebauer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and associated factors of acute diarrhea among under-five children in Kamashi district, western Ethiopia: community-based study
Diarrheal diseases are the second major cause of death among under-five children globally. It kills about 2.5 million people each year, with 60 –70% of them being children under 5 years of age. It is also the s... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 19, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Adugna Fenta, Kassahun Alemu and Dessie Abebaw Angaw Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Associations between rapid weight gain in infancy and weight status among urban Aboriginal children participating in the Gudaga study: nine-year results from a cohort study
Rapid weight gain (RWG) in infants is associated with overweight and obesity in childhood and beyond, highlighting the need for early intervention. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 18, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Elizabeth Denney-Wilson, Kaniz Fatema, Emma Elcombe, Suzanne Ingram, Mark Harris and Elizabeth Comino Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of feeding mode on infant growth and cognitive function: study protocol of the Chilean infant Nutrition randomized controlled Trial (ChiNuT)
A central aim for pediatric nutrition is to develop infant formula compositionally closer to human milk. Milk fat globule membranes (MFGM) have shown to have functional components that are found in human milk,... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 18, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rosario Toro-Campos, Cecilia Algar ín, Patricio Peirano, Marcela Peña, Teresa Murguia-Peniche, Steven S. Wu and Ricardo Uauy Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Proximal and distal predictors of self-regulatory change in children aged 4 to 7  years
Growth in early self-regulation skills has been linked to positive health, wellbeing, and achievement trajectories across the lifespan. While individual studies have documented specific influences on self-regu... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 18, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kate E. Williams and Steven J. Howard Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Chest CT imaging characteristics of COVID-19 pneumonia in preschool children: a retrospective study
Recently, the World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak a public health emergency of international concern. So far, however, limited data are available for childre... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 18, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Yang Li, Jianghui Cao, Xiaolong Zhang, Guangzhi Liu, Xiaxia Wu and Baolin Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Concurrent diabetic ketoacidosis and pancreatitis in Paediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia receiving L-asparaginase
Although hyperglycemia and pancreatitis are known side effects of L-asparaginase, both contributing to the development of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is unfamiliar in literature. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 18, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Patel Zeeshan Jameel, Sham Lohiya, Amol Dongre, Sachin Damke and Bhavana B. Lakhkar Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Anthropometric measurements of school-going-girls of the Punjab, Pakistan
Child ’s growth has been considered an important indicator to evaluate health trends in a population and to devise strategies accordingly. The purpose of the present study was to determine most commonly occurri... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 16, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Asima Karim and Rizwan Qaisar Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The mediating effect of dietary patterns on the association between mother ’s education level and the physical aggression of five-year-old children: a population-based cohort study
Relatively few studies have investigated the effects of diet on behavior problems among preschoolers, particularly, physical aggression. In addition, children raised by poorly educated mothers usually have a h... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 15, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Wen-Chi Wu, Ching-I Lin, Yi-Fan Li, Ling-Yin Chang and Tung-liang Chiang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pediatric reporting of genomic results study (PROGRESS): a mixed-methods, longitudinal, observational cohort study protocol to explore disclosure of actionable adult- and pediatric-onset genomic variants to minors and their parents
Exome and genome sequencing are routinely used in clinical care and research. These technologies allow for the detection of pathogenic/likely pathogenic variants in clinically actionable genes. However, fueled... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 15, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Juliann M. Savatt, Jennifer K. Wagner, Steven Joffe, Alanna Kulchak Rahm, Marc S. Williams, Angela R. Bradbury, F. Daniel Davis, Julie Hergenrather, Yirui Hu, Melissa A. Kelly, H. Lester Kirchner, Michelle N. Meyer, Jessica Mozersky, Sean M. O ’Dell, Jo Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Women ’s knowledge towards neonatal danger signs and its associated factors in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Reducing neonatal mortality is an essential part of the third Sustainable Development Goal, to end preventable child deaths. Neonatal danger signs are the most common cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity.... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 14, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Asmamaw Demis, Getnet Gedefaw, Adam Wondmieneh, Addisu Getie and Birhan Alemnew Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A rare case of pediatric recurrent rhabdomyolysis with compound heterogenous variants in the LPIN1
Lipin-1, encoded by LPIN1 gene, serves as an enzyme and a transcriptional co-regulator to regulate lipid metabolism and mitochondrial respiratory chain. Autosomal recessive mutations in LPIN1 were recognized as o... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 14, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Ruochen Che, Chunli Wang, Bixia Zheng, Xuejuan Zhang, Guixia Ding, Fei Zhao, Zhanjun Jia, Aihua Zhang, Songming Huang and Quancheng Feng Tags: Case report Source Type: research

An epidemiological investigation of food allergy among children aged 3 to 6 in an urban area of Wenzhou, China
The prevalence of food allergy (FA) has increased worldwide. In China, the prevalence of FA in infants and school-aged children is well known, but the prevalence in preschool children is unknown. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 14, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Huan Dai, Fangmin Wang, Like Wang, Jinyi Wan, Qiangwei Xiang, Hui Zhang, Wei Zhao and Weixi Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Risk factors of malnutrition in Chinese children with congenital heart defect
The study aimed to investigate the risk factors of malnutrition in children with congenital heart defect (CHD) in China. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 13, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Mingjie Zhang, Liping Wang, Rui Huang, Chongrui Sun, Nan Bao and Zhuoming Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Postpartum vitamin A supplementation for HIV-positive women is not associated with mortality and morbidity of their breastfed infants: evidence from multiple national surveys in sub-Saharan Africa
Vitamin A supplementation (VAS) in the postpartum period improves the vitamin A concentration of breast milk and vitamin A status is an important predictor of childhood survival. It is also known that Vitamin ... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 13, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Samson Gebremedhin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effectiveness of clinical training on improving essential newborn care practices in Bossaso, Somalia: a pre and postintervention study
Increasingly, neonatal mortality is concentrated in settings of conflict and political instability. To promote evidence-based practices, an interagency collaboration developed the Newborn Health in Humanitaria... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 13, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Ribka Amsalu, Catherine N. Morris, Michelle Hynes, Hussein Jama Had, Joseph Adive Seriki, Kate Meehan, Stephen Ayella, Sammy O. Barasa, Alexia Couture, Anna Myers and Binyam Gebru Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Social developmental delays among 3 to 6  year old children in preschools in German social hotspots: results of a dynamic prospective cohort study
Social skills are valid predictors for school readiness and subsequent school success. The federal state law for child day-care and preschools in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, a federal state in Germany, prov... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 13, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Josefin Biermann, Marco Franze and Wolfgang Hoffmann Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Factors associated with early childhood stunted growth in a 2012 –2015 birth cohort monitored in the rural Msambweni area of coastal Kenya: a cross-sectional study
Chronic malnutrition, often measured as stunted growth, is an understudied global health problem. Though poor nutritional intake has been linked to stunted growth, there is evidence suggesting environmental ex... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 12, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Shanique Martin, Francis Mutuku, Julia Sessions, Justin Lee, Dunstan Mukoko, Indu Malhotra, Charles H. King and A. Desiree LaBeaud Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Patterns and correlates of objectively measured physical activity in 3-year-old children
To increase the knowledge about physical activity (PA) patterns and correlates among children under the age of 4, there is a need for study ’s using objective measurements. The aim of this study was therefore t... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 12, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Linnea Bergqvist-Nor én, Elin Johansson, Lijuan Xiu, Emilia Hagman, Claude Marcus and Maria Hagströmer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Diagnostic test accuracy of new generation tympanic thermometry in children under different cutoffs: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This study... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 12, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Dan Shi, Li-Yuan Zhang and Hai-Xia Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A case report of one vasovagal syncope patient with third-degree atrioventricular block caused by SCN5A gene mutation and literature review
Vasovagal syncope (VVS) is common in children and significantly affects their quality of life. To our knowledge, this the first case report of SCN5A gene mutation associated with VVS and third-degree atriovent... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 12, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Lu Gao, Xia Yu, Hongxia Li and Yue Yuan Tags: Case report Source Type: research

A phase II JN-I-10 efficacy study of IDRF-based surgical decisions and stepwise treatment intensification for patients with intermediate-risk neuroblastoma: a study protocol
Few clinical trials have been reported for patients with intermediate-risk neuroblastoma because of the scarcity of the disease and the variety of clinical and biological characteristics. A multidisciplinary t... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 12, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tomoko Iehara, Akihiro Yoneda, Atsushi Kikuta, Toshihiro Muraji, Kazuaki Tokiwa, Hideto Takahashi, Satoshi Teramukai, Tetsuya Takimoto, Shigeki Yagyu, Hajime Hosoi and Tatsuro Tajiri Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Assessment of serum vitamin D levels in surgical adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients
The mechanism behind idiopathic scoliosis and its progression is not fully understood. Vitamin D insufficiency is known to play a role in the progression and/or occurrence of a variety of bone diseases. In thi... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - May 11, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Abdulmonem Alsiddiky, Rheema Alfadhil, Maram Al-aqel, Noura Ababtain, Norah Almajed, Khalid Bakarman, Waleed Awwad and Raheef Alatassi Tags: Research article Source Type: research