Survival status and its predictors among undernourished children on antiretroviral therapy in Bahir Dar city, Northwest Ethiopia, 2010 – 2020, a multicenter retrospective cohort study
In environments with limited resources, undernutrition is a serious public health risk. Its dual relationship to human immunodeficiency virus infection (HIV) leads to crises in a child's physical, emotional, s... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 30, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Fikre Moga Lencha, Hailemariam Mekonnen Workie, Fikir Tadesse Mequanint and Zenebe Jebero Zaza Tags: Research Source Type: research

IgA nephropathy in a child with X-linked agammaglobulinemia: a case report
X-linked agammaglobulinemia (XLA) is a primary immunodeficiency disease caused by mutations in the Bruton tyrosine kinase (BTK) gene. Individuals diagnosed with XLA are at an increased risk of developing autoi... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 30, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Yuanjin Song, Lili Sun, Dongning Feng, Qing Sun and Yibing Wang Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Composition of breast milk from mothers of premature and full-term infants and its influence in Z-Scores for infant physical growth
This study aimed to analyze the composition of breast milk from mothers of premature and full-term i... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 30, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Guixia Chen, Rongxian Xu, Jiyong Zhang, Meifeng Yang, Jianxia Fan, Yinying Huang and Xiaoling Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

Feeding characteristics and growth among children with prenatal exposure to Zika virus with and without microcephaly in the microcephaly epidemic research group pediatric cohort
To describe the feeding characteristics and growth of children with prenatal exposure to Zika virus (ZIKV) from birth to 48 months. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Danielle Maria da Silva Oliveira, Dem ócrito de Barros Miranda-Filho, Ricardo Arraes de Alencar Ximenes, Ulisses Ramos Montarroyos, Elizabeth B. Brickley, Maria Helena Teixeira Pinto, Celina Maria Turchi Martelli, Regina Coeli Ramos, Thalia Velho Barreto Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effect of vitamin D status on the occurrence of Kawasaki Disease: a meta-analysis
The relationship between vitamin D status and Kawasaki Disease (KD), as well as coronary artery lesion (CAL), has yet to be established. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 29, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Haixiang Zhang, Fuyong Jiao, Jiaojiao Wang, Cuixiang Xu and Kejin Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of neurally adjusted ventilatory assist and synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation in preterm infants after patent ductus arteriosus ligation: a retrospective study
This study aimed to compare the efficacy of neurally adjusted ventilatory assist (NAVA) to synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation (SIMV) in preterm infants requiring mechanical ventilation after paten... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Hui-Zi Lin, Yun-Feng Lin and Yi-Rong Zheng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Plummer –Vinson syndrome: a rare occurrence in paediatrics
Plummer –Vinson syndrome (PVS) is characterized by a triad of symptoms consisting of microcytic hypochromic anaemia, oesophageal webs, and dysphagia. PVS is commonly found in women in the fourth and fifth decad... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Wasif Ilyas Vohra, Kamran Sadiq, Mubashir Iqbal and Ayaz-ur- Rehman Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

A therapeutic ERCP in an only 5.9 kg infant with obstruction jaundice using JF-260V duodenoscope
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) has found extensive use in pediatric patients; however, challenges persist in the application of therapeutic ERCP in infants. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tian Zhang, Yijun Shu, Hao Weng, Mingzhe Weng, Ying Zhou, Wei Cai and Xuefeng Wang Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

The effect of exercise on sleep habits of children with type 1 diabetic: a randomized clinical trial
Adequate sleep and exercise are important components of the human lifestyle. Paying attention to these two factors is very important to improve the condition of children with type 1 diabetes. Therefore, this s... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Nastaran Amiri, Kimia Karami, Fatemeh Valizadeh and Yaser Mokhayeri Tags: Research Source Type: research

The relationship between changes in peak expiratory flow and asthma exacerbations in asthmatic children
Asthma is one of the most common chronic airway diseases in children. Preventing asthma exacerbation is one of the objectives of all asthma action plans. In patients with poor perception, it is difficult to id... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 27, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Xiongbin Chen, Peng Han, Yan Kong and Kunling Shen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Irisin combined index to diagnose central precocious puberty in girls: a cross-sectional study
To investigate serum irisin levels in girls at different developmental status and explore the significance of irisin for the diagnosis of central precocious puberty (CPP) in girls. (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 26, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jie Wang, Yongquan Tang, Guanyu Chen, Mingming Yang, Qian Gao, Yingdan Wang and Wendi Zhou Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effectiveness of BNT162b2 COVID-19 primary series vaccination in children aged 5 –17 years in the United States: a cohort study
This study ’s objective was to estimate the effectiveness of rece... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 26, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rachel P. Ogilvie, J. Bradley Layton, Patricia C. Lloyd, Yixin Jiao, Djeneba Audrey Djibo, Hui Lee Wong, Joann F. Gruber, Ron Parambi, Jie Deng, Michael Miller, Jennifer Song, Lisa B. Weatherby, Lauren Peetluk, An-Chi Lo, Kathryn Matuska, Michael Wernecke Tags: Research Source Type: research

Control of blood pressure in hypertensive children and adolescents assessed by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
This study aimed to assess the control of HT using ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) and to compare the parameters... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 25, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kevalin Vigraijaroenying, Kwanchai Pirojsakul, Poomiporn Katanyuwong, Kanchana Tangnararatchakit, Pawaree Saisawat, Songkiat Chantarogh, Witchuri Paksi and Uthen Bunmee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Identification of a novel GNAS mutation in a family with pseudohypoparathyroidism type 1A
Pseudohypoparathyroidism (PHP) is caused by loss-of-function mutations at the GNAS gene (as in the PHP type 1A; PHP1A), de novo or inherited at heterozygous state, or by epigenetic alterations at the GNAS locus (... (Source: BMC Pediatrics)
Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 25, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Fabio Sippelli, Silvana Briuglia, Chiara Ferraloro, Anna Paola Capra, Emanuele Agolini, Tiziana Abbate, Giorgia Pepe, Tommaso Aversa, Malgorzata Wasniewska and Domenico Corica Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Correction: Individualized estimation of arterial carbon dioxide partial pressure using machine learning in children receiving mechanical ventilation
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Source: BMC Pediatrics - April 25, 2024 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Hye-Ji Han, Bongjin Lee and June Dong Park Tags: Correction Source Type: research