Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage of Preschool Children in Libreville, Gabon: Prevalence and Determining Factors
CONCLUSION: Hepatitis B vaccine coverage in Libreville is lower than WHO objectives. Health care providers have a crucial role in building up confidence among parents.PMID:35014612 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S Minto'o E Kuissi Kamgaing U Bisvigou F C Loembe D Zouanze E Ngoungou S J Ategbo Source Type: research

Effect of Maternal Supplementation with Two Different Doses of Vitamin D During Lactation on Vitamin D Status, Anthropometry and Bone Mass of Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600396. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: There is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency (VDD) in exclusively breast-fed infants in the absence of appropriate vitamin D supplementation.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy of two doses of maternal vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D levels of mother-infant pairs and to assess its effect on growth parameters(weight, length and head circumference) and bone mass of infants.STUDY DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial.PARTICIPANTS: Lactating mother-infant pairs (n=220).INTERVENTION: Maternal oral vitamin D supplementation in two d...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rekha Ramot Swati Yadav S K Vishnoi Pramod Sharma Rajesh Khadgawat Rakesh Jora Source Type: research

Profile of Neurological Manifestations in Children Presenting With Rickettsial Disease
CONCLUSION: Early recognition of rickettsial infection as a cause of neurological manifestation would facilitate early specific management palsy.PMID:35014614 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S B Chiranth K R Ashwini Vykuntraju K Gowda K S Sanjay Maaz Ahmed G V Basavaraja Source Type: research

Efficacy and Safety of Pidotimod in Persistent Asthma: A Randomized Triple-Blinded Placebo-Controlled Trial
CONCLUSION: Addition of pidotimod for 8 weeks to standard ICS therapy did not enhance asthma control compared to placebo.PMID:35014615 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Revati Deglurkar Joseph L Mathew Meenu Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Functional Constipation in Children at a Referral Hospital
CONCLUSION: Functional constipation was the commonest cause of constipation, and a majority of these children had associated fecal impaction.PMID:35014616 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Vikas Arvindbhai Makhwana Kakoli Acharyya Saugata Acharyya Source Type: research

Hindi Translation and Validation of Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT)
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600400. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: Hindi translation and validation of the Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT).METHODS: Children from 5-11 years with newly diagnosed asthma were enrolled and followed every 4-weeks for 12 weeks. Asthma control was assessed with C-ACT and Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) criteria.RESULTS: A total of 60 children (34 boys, 56%) were enrolled. C-ACT showed a statistically significant correlation with GINA criteria at all visits. Cronbach's alpha to assess the internal consistency was 0.74, and the intraclass correlation coefficient to meas...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Prawin Kumar Chirag Thakur Jagdish P Goyal Jaykaran Charan Kuldeep Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Girls with Adnexal Torsion: Single Center Experience
DISCUSSION: The differential diagnosis in the case of abdominal pain should include adnexal torsion both in non-menstruating and menstruating girls.PMID:35014618 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Patrycja Sosnowska-Sienkiewicz Przemys ław Mańkowski Source Type: research

Newborn Screening and Clinical Profile of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in a Tribal Area of Gujarat
CONCLUSION: We found a high prevalence of alpha thalassemia deletion among newborn SCD cohort in tribal area of Gujarat, and 70% babies had atleast one clinical complication on follow-up.PMID:35014619 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kapil Kumar Dave Shrey Desai Yazdi Italia Malay B Mukherjee Pallavi Mehta Gayatri Desai Source Type: research

Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage of Preschool Children in Libreville, Gabon: Prevalence and Determining Factors
CONCLUSION: Hepatitis B vaccine coverage in Libreville is lower than WHO objectives. Health care providers have a crucial role in building up confidence among parents.PMID:35014612 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S Minto'o E Kuissi Kamgaing U Bisvigou F C Loembe D Zouanze E Ngoungou S J Ategbo Source Type: research

Effect of Maternal Supplementation with Two Different Doses of Vitamin D During Lactation on Vitamin D Status, Anthropometry and Bone Mass of Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600396. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: There is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency (VDD) in exclusively breast-fed infants in the absence of appropriate vitamin D supplementation.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy of two doses of maternal vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D levels of mother-infant pairs and to assess its effect on growth parameters(weight, length and head circumference) and bone mass of infants.STUDY DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial.PARTICIPANTS: Lactating mother-infant pairs (n=220).INTERVENTION: Maternal oral vitamin D supplementation in two d...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rekha Ramot Swati Yadav S K Vishnoi Pramod Sharma Rajesh Khadgawat Rakesh Jora Source Type: research

Profile of Neurological Manifestations in Children Presenting With Rickettsial Disease
CONCLUSION: Early recognition of rickettsial infection as a cause of neurological manifestation would facilitate early specific management palsy.PMID:35014614 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S B Chiranth K R Ashwini Vykuntraju K Gowda K S Sanjay Maaz Ahmed G V Basavaraja Source Type: research

Efficacy and Safety of Pidotimod in Persistent Asthma: A Randomized Triple-Blinded Placebo-Controlled Trial
CONCLUSION: Addition of pidotimod for 8 weeks to standard ICS therapy did not enhance asthma control compared to placebo.PMID:35014615 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Revati Deglurkar Joseph L Mathew Meenu Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Functional Constipation in Children at a Referral Hospital
CONCLUSION: Functional constipation was the commonest cause of constipation, and a majority of these children had associated fecal impaction.PMID:35014616 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Vikas Arvindbhai Makhwana Kakoli Acharyya Saugata Acharyya Source Type: research

Hindi Translation and Validation of Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT)
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600400. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: Hindi translation and validation of the Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT).METHODS: Children from 5-11 years with newly diagnosed asthma were enrolled and followed every 4-weeks for 12 weeks. Asthma control was assessed with C-ACT and Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) criteria.RESULTS: A total of 60 children (34 boys, 56%) were enrolled. C-ACT showed a statistically significant correlation with GINA criteria at all visits. Cronbach's alpha to assess the internal consistency was 0.74, and the intraclass correlation coefficient to meas...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Prawin Kumar Chirag Thakur Jagdish P Goyal Jaykaran Charan Kuldeep Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Girls with Adnexal Torsion: Single Center Experience
DISCUSSION: The differential diagnosis in the case of abdominal pain should include adnexal torsion both in non-menstruating and menstruating girls.PMID:35014618 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Patrycja Sosnowska-Sienkiewicz Przemys ław Mańkowski Source Type: research

Newborn Screening and Clinical Profile of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in a Tribal Area of Gujarat
CONCLUSION: We found a high prevalence of alpha thalassemia deletion among newborn SCD cohort in tribal area of Gujarat, and 70% babies had atleast one clinical complication on follow-up.PMID:35014619 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kapil Kumar Dave Shrey Desai Yazdi Italia Malay B Mukherjee Pallavi Mehta Gayatri Desai Source Type: research

Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage of Preschool Children in Libreville, Gabon: Prevalence and Determining Factors
CONCLUSION: Hepatitis B vaccine coverage in Libreville is lower than WHO objectives. Health care providers have a crucial role in building up confidence among parents.PMID:35014612 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S Minto'o E Kuissi Kamgaing U Bisvigou F C Loembe D Zouanze E Ngoungou S J Ategbo Source Type: research

Effect of Maternal Supplementation with Two Different Doses of Vitamin D During Lactation on Vitamin D Status, Anthropometry and Bone Mass of Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600396. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: There is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency (VDD) in exclusively breast-fed infants in the absence of appropriate vitamin D supplementation.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy of two doses of maternal vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D levels of mother-infant pairs and to assess its effect on growth parameters(weight, length and head circumference) and bone mass of infants.STUDY DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial.PARTICIPANTS: Lactating mother-infant pairs (n=220).INTERVENTION: Maternal oral vitamin D supplementation in two d...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rekha Ramot Swati Yadav S K Vishnoi Pramod Sharma Rajesh Khadgawat Rakesh Jora Source Type: research

Profile of Neurological Manifestations in Children Presenting With Rickettsial Disease
CONCLUSION: Early recognition of rickettsial infection as a cause of neurological manifestation would facilitate early specific management palsy.PMID:35014614 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S B Chiranth K R Ashwini Vykuntraju K Gowda K S Sanjay Maaz Ahmed G V Basavaraja Source Type: research

Efficacy and Safety of Pidotimod in Persistent Asthma: A Randomized Triple-Blinded Placebo-Controlled Trial
CONCLUSION: Addition of pidotimod for 8 weeks to standard ICS therapy did not enhance asthma control compared to placebo.PMID:35014615 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Revati Deglurkar Joseph L Mathew Meenu Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Functional Constipation in Children at a Referral Hospital
CONCLUSION: Functional constipation was the commonest cause of constipation, and a majority of these children had associated fecal impaction.PMID:35014616 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Vikas Arvindbhai Makhwana Kakoli Acharyya Saugata Acharyya Source Type: research

Hindi Translation and Validation of Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT)
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600400. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: Hindi translation and validation of the Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT).METHODS: Children from 5-11 years with newly diagnosed asthma were enrolled and followed every 4-weeks for 12 weeks. Asthma control was assessed with C-ACT and Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) criteria.RESULTS: A total of 60 children (34 boys, 56%) were enrolled. C-ACT showed a statistically significant correlation with GINA criteria at all visits. Cronbach's alpha to assess the internal consistency was 0.74, and the intraclass correlation coefficient to meas...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Prawin Kumar Chirag Thakur Jagdish P Goyal Jaykaran Charan Kuldeep Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Girls with Adnexal Torsion: Single Center Experience
DISCUSSION: The differential diagnosis in the case of abdominal pain should include adnexal torsion both in non-menstruating and menstruating girls.PMID:35014618 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Patrycja Sosnowska-Sienkiewicz Przemys ław Mańkowski Source Type: research

Newborn Screening and Clinical Profile of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in a Tribal Area of Gujarat
CONCLUSION: We found a high prevalence of alpha thalassemia deletion among newborn SCD cohort in tribal area of Gujarat, and 70% babies had atleast one clinical complication on follow-up.PMID:35014619 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kapil Kumar Dave Shrey Desai Yazdi Italia Malay B Mukherjee Pallavi Mehta Gayatri Desai Source Type: research

Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage of Preschool Children in Libreville, Gabon: Prevalence and Determining Factors
CONCLUSION: Hepatitis B vaccine coverage in Libreville is lower than WHO objectives. Health care providers have a crucial role in building up confidence among parents.PMID:35014612 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S Minto'o E Kuissi Kamgaing U Bisvigou F C Loembe D Zouanze E Ngoungou S J Ategbo Source Type: research

Effect of Maternal Supplementation with Two Different Doses of Vitamin D During Lactation on Vitamin D Status, Anthropometry and Bone Mass of Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600396. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: There is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency (VDD) in exclusively breast-fed infants in the absence of appropriate vitamin D supplementation.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy of two doses of maternal vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D levels of mother-infant pairs and to assess its effect on growth parameters(weight, length and head circumference) and bone mass of infants.STUDY DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial.PARTICIPANTS: Lactating mother-infant pairs (n=220).INTERVENTION: Maternal oral vitamin D supplementation in two d...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rekha Ramot Swati Yadav S K Vishnoi Pramod Sharma Rajesh Khadgawat Rakesh Jora Source Type: research

Profile of Neurological Manifestations in Children Presenting With Rickettsial Disease
CONCLUSION: Early recognition of rickettsial infection as a cause of neurological manifestation would facilitate early specific management palsy.PMID:35014614 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S B Chiranth K R Ashwini Vykuntraju K Gowda K S Sanjay Maaz Ahmed G V Basavaraja Source Type: research

Efficacy and Safety of Pidotimod in Persistent Asthma: A Randomized Triple-Blinded Placebo-Controlled Trial
CONCLUSION: Addition of pidotimod for 8 weeks to standard ICS therapy did not enhance asthma control compared to placebo.PMID:35014615 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Revati Deglurkar Joseph L Mathew Meenu Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Functional Constipation in Children at a Referral Hospital
CONCLUSION: Functional constipation was the commonest cause of constipation, and a majority of these children had associated fecal impaction.PMID:35014616 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Vikas Arvindbhai Makhwana Kakoli Acharyya Saugata Acharyya Source Type: research

Hindi Translation and Validation of Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT)
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600400. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: Hindi translation and validation of the Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT).METHODS: Children from 5-11 years with newly diagnosed asthma were enrolled and followed every 4-weeks for 12 weeks. Asthma control was assessed with C-ACT and Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) criteria.RESULTS: A total of 60 children (34 boys, 56%) were enrolled. C-ACT showed a statistically significant correlation with GINA criteria at all visits. Cronbach's alpha to assess the internal consistency was 0.74, and the intraclass correlation coefficient to meas...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Prawin Kumar Chirag Thakur Jagdish P Goyal Jaykaran Charan Kuldeep Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Girls with Adnexal Torsion: Single Center Experience
DISCUSSION: The differential diagnosis in the case of abdominal pain should include adnexal torsion both in non-menstruating and menstruating girls.PMID:35014618 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Patrycja Sosnowska-Sienkiewicz Przemys ław Mańkowski Source Type: research

Newborn Screening and Clinical Profile of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in a Tribal Area of Gujarat
CONCLUSION: We found a high prevalence of alpha thalassemia deletion among newborn SCD cohort in tribal area of Gujarat, and 70% babies had atleast one clinical complication on follow-up.PMID:35014619 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kapil Kumar Dave Shrey Desai Yazdi Italia Malay B Mukherjee Pallavi Mehta Gayatri Desai Source Type: research

Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage of Preschool Children in Libreville, Gabon: Prevalence and Determining Factors
CONCLUSION: Hepatitis B vaccine coverage in Libreville is lower than WHO objectives. Health care providers have a crucial role in building up confidence among parents.PMID:35014612 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S Minto'o E Kuissi Kamgaing U Bisvigou F C Loembe D Zouanze E Ngoungou S J Ategbo Source Type: research

Effect of Maternal Supplementation with Two Different Doses of Vitamin D During Lactation on Vitamin D Status, Anthropometry and Bone Mass of Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600396. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: There is a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency (VDD) in exclusively breast-fed infants in the absence of appropriate vitamin D supplementation.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy of two doses of maternal vitamin D supplementation on vitamin D levels of mother-infant pairs and to assess its effect on growth parameters(weight, length and head circumference) and bone mass of infants.STUDY DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial.PARTICIPANTS: Lactating mother-infant pairs (n=220).INTERVENTION: Maternal oral vitamin D supplementation in two d...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rekha Ramot Swati Yadav S K Vishnoi Pramod Sharma Rajesh Khadgawat Rakesh Jora Source Type: research

Profile of Neurological Manifestations in Children Presenting With Rickettsial Disease
CONCLUSION: Early recognition of rickettsial infection as a cause of neurological manifestation would facilitate early specific management palsy.PMID:35014614 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: S B Chiranth K R Ashwini Vykuntraju K Gowda K S Sanjay Maaz Ahmed G V Basavaraja Source Type: research

Efficacy and Safety of Pidotimod in Persistent Asthma: A Randomized Triple-Blinded Placebo-Controlled Trial
CONCLUSION: Addition of pidotimod for 8 weeks to standard ICS therapy did not enhance asthma control compared to placebo.PMID:35014615 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Revati Deglurkar Joseph L Mathew Meenu Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Functional Constipation in Children at a Referral Hospital
CONCLUSION: Functional constipation was the commonest cause of constipation, and a majority of these children had associated fecal impaction.PMID:35014616 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Vikas Arvindbhai Makhwana Kakoli Acharyya Saugata Acharyya Source Type: research

Hindi Translation and Validation of Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT)
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 9:S097475591600400. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: Hindi translation and validation of the Childhood Asthma Control Test (C-ACT).METHODS: Children from 5-11 years with newly diagnosed asthma were enrolled and followed every 4-weeks for 12 weeks. Asthma control was assessed with C-ACT and Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) criteria.RESULTS: A total of 60 children (34 boys, 56%) were enrolled. C-ACT showed a statistically significant correlation with GINA criteria at all visits. Cronbach's alpha to assess the internal consistency was 0.74, and the intraclass correlation coefficient to meas...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Prawin Kumar Chirag Thakur Jagdish P Goyal Jaykaran Charan Kuldeep Singh Source Type: research

Profile of Girls with Adnexal Torsion: Single Center Experience
DISCUSSION: The differential diagnosis in the case of abdominal pain should include adnexal torsion both in non-menstruating and menstruating girls.PMID:35014618 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Patrycja Sosnowska-Sienkiewicz Przemys ław Mańkowski Source Type: research

Newborn Screening and Clinical Profile of Children with Sickle Cell Disease in a Tribal Area of Gujarat
CONCLUSION: We found a high prevalence of alpha thalassemia deletion among newborn SCD cohort in tribal area of Gujarat, and 70% babies had atleast one clinical complication on follow-up.PMID:35014619 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 11, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Kapil Kumar Dave Shrey Desai Yazdi Italia Malay B Mukherjee Pallavi Mehta Gayatri Desai Source Type: research

Predictive Performance of Different Diagnostic Criteria for Overweight and Obesity Between 2008-2015 in Adolescents
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 5:S097475591600385. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: The reference cut-offs for overweight and obesity have evolved from the use of International obesity task force (IOTF) to extended IOTF and revised Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) growth charts.METHODS: Secondary analysis of anthropometric data of school-going children from Delhi in the year 2008, 2013 and 2015 was performed. The proportions of children with overweight, obesity, and undernutrition were checked for agreement using different diagnostic cutoffs, and compared at three-time points.RESULTS: Among 8417 adolescents, weighted ...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Aashima Dabas Vandana Rastogi Rajesh Khadgawat Raman Kumar Marwaha Source Type: research

Molecular Characterization and Management of Congenital Hyperinsulinism: A Tertiary Centre Experience
CONCLUSIONS: Medical management of CHI is effective, if compliance can be ensured, with good quality of life and neurological outcomes.PMID:34992182 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rajni Sharma Kakali Roy Amit Kumar Satapathy Anil Kumar Pamali Mahasweta Nanda Nishikant Damle Jayne A L Houghton Sarah E Flanagan Venkatesan Radha Vandana Jain Source Type: research

Multicenter Studies: Relevance, Design and Implementation
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 5:S097475591600387. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTMulticenter studies are essential in clinical and public health research with several advantages compared to single-center studies. Multicenter studies are attractive and advantageous allowing quicker recruitment, diverse population coverage and increased generalizability. However, these studies often suffer from methodological, implementation and statistical challenges that can compromise the validity of the study. To meet the technical and interpretative integrity, a multicenter study must be conducted with sound study design, uniform implementati...
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Manoja Kumar Das Source Type: research

Nutritional Status of Siblings Younger Than Five Years of Severely Wasted Children - A Community-Based Study from Bhopal
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 5:S097475591600388. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: To study the prevalence and associated factors of undernutrition in siblings of children with severe acute malnutrition (SAM).METHOD: It was a community-based cross-sectional study of under-five year siblings of children with SAM.RESULTS: A total of 128 under-five years siblings were studied, 30% had SAM whereas 20% had moderate acute malnutrition (MAM). More than 7 members in a family (OR=4.23, CI 1.9-9.6, P
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Yachana Choudhary Bharat Choudhary Manju Dubey Dinesh Kumar Pal Herschel Dafal Source Type: research

Immunoglobulin Profile and Lymphocyte Subsets in Preterm Neonates
CONCLUSION: The cord IgG and IgA increased with increasing gestation but not IgM in neonates.PMID:34992185 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Rahul Sharma Kanya Mukhopadhyay Amit Rawat Vanita Suri Surjit Singh Source Type: research

Assessment of Causality in Hospitalized Children with Aminoglycoside-Related Nephrotoxicity
CONCLUSIONS: Only a small proportion of children receiving aminoglycosides had AKI definitively attributable to the drug.PMID:34992186 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Madhileti Sravani Sriram Krishnamurthy Narayanan Parameswaran Medha Rajappa Source Type: research

Correlates of Breastfeeding in Villages and Tea-Gardens in Assam, India
DISCUSSION: Factors affecting breastfeeding were different in villages and tea-gardens. Timely initiation of breastfeeding was associated with nuclear family in villages and joint family in tea-gardens. Maternal education determined feeding of colostrum in villages but not in tea-gardens. Hence, interventions promoting breastfeeding practices should be tailored instead of one-size-fits-all approach.PMID:34992187 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Reeta Rasaily Jyotismita Pathak Kamakhya Borah Prakash Chetry Nilutpal Borah Mousumi Dutta Prasanta Kumar Borah Source Type: research

Prevalence and Determinants of Screen-Viewing in Children Under Two Years in Suva, Fiji
CONCLUSION: The study found early exposure and early adaptation to screen viewing in children due to several determinants, and suggest need for anticipatory guidance to parents.PMID:34992188 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Nileshni Devi Masoud Mohammadnezhad Amelia Turagabeci Source Type: research

COVID-19 in Children and Safety of SARS-CoV-2 Immunization in Children: Statement of the International Pediatric Association
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 5:S097475591600393. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34992189 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Naveen Thacker Walter Orenstein Evan Anderson Miguel O'ryan Enver Hasanoglu Aman Pulungan Urvashi Patel Shraddha Uttekar Source Type: research

Reusable, Low-Cost Alternative for Standard Personal Protective Equipment for Use in Non-COVID-19 Healthcare Service Areas
Indian Pediatr. 2022 Jan 5:S097475591600394. Online ahead of print.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34992190 (Source: Indian Pediatrics)
Source: Indian Pediatrics - January 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu Vijayan Sharmila Nagadesi Sirisha Source Type: research