The effect of oropharyngeal mother ’s milk on nutritional outcomes in preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial
Oropharyngeal interventions are an accepted method to improve the nutritional performance of premature infants. Considering the countless benefits of breast milk and the few studies on the use of breast milk a... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - March 4, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Fatemeh Kelich, Mojtaba Qanbari Qalehsari, Ali Zabihi, Seyedeh Roghayeh Jafarian Amiri and Navid Danaee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Two cases of small bowel necrosis due to intussusception secondary to abnormal proliferation of intestinal Peyer ’s patches in infants after MMR vaccination
Intussusception is one of the most common acute abdominal conditions in pediatric patients, and if left untreated, it may result in intestinal necrosis and even death. The etiology of the disease is unknown an... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Junzhao Zhu, Weiping Cheng, Youbo Xu, Yingqiang Guo and Lexiang Shi Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Individualized estimation of arterial carbon dioxide partial pressure using machine learning in children receiving mechanical ventilation
Measuring arterial partial pressure of carbon dioxide (PaCO2) is crucial for proper mechanical ventilation, but the current sampling method is invasive. End-tidal carbon dioxide (EtCO2) has been used as a surroga... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Hye-Ji Han, Bongjin Lee and June Dong Park Tags: Research Source Type: research

The impact of blood lactic acid levels on retinopathy of prematurity morbidity
This study aims to explore inve... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Congcong Zhao, Zhihong Sun, Hongming Chen, Kaili Li and Huiqing Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risk factors of multidrug-resistant organisms neonatal sepsis in Surabaya tertiary referral hospital: a single-center study
Bacterial organisms causing neonatal sepsis have developed increased resistance to commonly used antibiotics. Antimicrobial resistance is a major global health problem. The spread of Multidrug-Resistant Organi... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Stefani Miranda, Aminuddin Harahap, Dominicus Husada and Fara Nayo Faramarisa Tags: Research Source Type: research

The response of CD27+CD38+ plasmablasts, CD24hiCD38hi transitional B cells, CXCR5 −ICOS+PD-1+ Tph, Tph2 and Tfh2 subtypes to allergens in children with allergic asthma
Allergic asthma is a type I allergic reaction mediated by serum Immunoglobulin E (IgE). B cell-mediated humoral immune response to allergens in the pathophysiology of allergic asthma have not been thoroughly e... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Yunying Zhu, Qian Jiang, Chenshuang Lei, Qinhua Yu and Liannv Qiu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hepatitis B vaccine effectiveness among vaccinated children in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Globally, 257 million people have chronic hepatitis. Even though a safe and effective prophylactic vaccine against HBV infection has been available, it causes significant morbidity and mortality. HBV vaccines ... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 28, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Mekuanint Geta, Endalew Yizengaw and Tsegahun Manyazewal Tags: Research Source Type: research

Drivers of success: improving implementation research tools for better health outcomes
A thorough examination of context, and how it influences implementation of evidence-based interventions, is a promising strategy for enhancing child survival initiatives. Spreading approaches that are identifi... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 28, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Quinhas Fernandes, Orvalho Augusto and Kenneth Sherr Tags: Commentary Source Type: research

Embedded implementation research in programming at scale – the new normal to be!
If you want to run faster, don ’t just buy a new pair of shoes; also consider your training methods and where you run. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 28, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Stefan Swartling Peterson Tags: Commentary Source Type: research

Examining the implementation of facility-based integrated management of childhood illness and insecticide treated nets in Bangladesh: lessons learned through implementation research
Bangladesh significantly reduced under-5 mortality (U5M) between 2000 and 2015, despite its low economic development and projected high mortality rates in children aged under 5 years. A portion of this success... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 28, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Fauzia Akhter Huda, Kedest Mathewos, Hassan Rushekh Mahmood, Omar Faruk, Lisa R. Hirschhorn and Agnes Binagwaho Tags: Research Source Type: research

Using implementation research to understand lessons in reducing child mortality
Under-5 mortality decreased significantly worldwide between 2000 and 2015, but there is still progress to be made, particularly in lower- and middle-income countries. This supplement shares the work over the l... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 28, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Agnes Binagwaho and Lisa R. Hirschhorn Tags: Introduction Source Type: research

Reference values for the 6-min walking test in children and adolescents living in a moderate altitude region of Peru
The assessment of cardiorespiratory fitness is important because it allows the identification of subgroups with poor health status and the targeting of effective intervention strategies to improve health. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jose Sulla-Torres, Rub én Vidal-Espinoza, Christopher Avendaño-Llanque, Alexander Calla-Gamboa, Manuel Zúñiga-Carnero, Rossana Gomez-Campos and Marco Cossio-Bolaños Tags: Research Source Type: research

Magnitude of neonatal asphyxia and its predictors among newborns at public hospitals of Wolaita Zone in Southern Ethiopia, 2023
Neonatal asphyxia is one of preventable causes of neonatal mortality throughout the world. It could be improved by early detection and control of the underlying causes. However, there was lack of evidence on i... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Shewazerf Gizachew, Girma Wogie, Mekasha Getnet and Arega Abebe Lonsako Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risk factor analysis and nomogram prediction model construction for NEC complicated by intestinal perforation
To investigate the clinical characteristics of neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) complicated by intestinal perforation and predict the incidence of intestinal perforation in NEC. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pei Huang, Nandu Luo, Xiaoqi Shi, Jiahong Yan, Jiaojiao Huang, Yan Chen and Zuochen Du Tags: Research Source Type: research

Zonulin and copeptin relation to some metabolic markers in school-aged obese children
Using Zonulin and Copeptin as potential obesity markers in children, hasn ’t yet been focused. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - February 24, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Sahar Abd El-Raufe El-Masry, Rehab A. Mahmoud, Nayera E Hassan, Manal M. Aly, Hanaa Reyad Abdallah, Sherin Hamdy, Safinaz Megahed and Dina Y. Elalfy Tags: Research Source Type: research