Can we do better? Towards a child-centred approach in the rehabilitation of paediatric sport injuries - Skrubbeltrang LS, Rossing NN, Rathleff MS, Cote J, Agergaard S.
The American National SAFE KIDS Campaign estimates that>3.5  million children are injured annually during sports or recreational activities.1 More than 50% of these injuries are overuse injuries. This may be caused by an increased adulteration and profes... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Overweight, Obesity Impacts on Running Mechanics in Children Overweight, Obesity Impacts on Running Mechanics in Children
How do running mechanics differ between overweight or obese children and their healthy weight counterparts?Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

Cascade Testing Proposed for Siblings of Newborns With Cancer Genes
Surveillance for siblings of newborns with pathogenic variants in cancer genes could reduce rare child cancer deaths (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 27, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

FDA endorses COVID-19 vaccine for ages 5 to 11: What parents need to know
Yale Medicine pediatric experts address common questions and concerns about COVID-19 vaccines for young children. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - October 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

ACR publishes pediatric CT radiation dose benchmarks
The American College of Radiology (ACR) has released guidance for diagnosti...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Paediatric Trauma Score as a non-imaging tool for predicting intracranial haemorrhage in patients with traumatic brain injury - Kim HJ, Eun S, Yoon SH, Kim MK, Chung HS, Koo C.
To identify a useful non-imaging tool to screen paediatric patients with traumatic brain injury for intracranial haemorrhage (ICH). We retrospectively analysed patients aged  ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Pediatric rattlesnake envenomation: a simulation scenario with optional health equity, virtual facilitation, and senior learner modifications - Joseph MN, Sanseau E, Thomas A, Brandehoff N, Augenstein J, Shuster M, Tiyyagura G, Auerbach M.
Rattlesnake envenomation is an uncommon but urgent cause of presentation for emergency care. Recognition of envenomation, timely administration of antivenom when indicated, and recognition of antivenom reactions are of critical importance to mitigate the l... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Opportunities for early identification: implementing universal depression screening with a pathway to suicide risk screening in a pediatric healthcare system - Crandal BR, Aguinaldo LD, Carter C, Billman GF, Sanderson K, Kuelbs C.
OBJECTIVES: To describe the implementation process and assess results of a large-scale universal depression screening program with pathways to suicide risk screening in a pediatric integrated delivery network. STUDY DESIGN: This retrospective study analyze... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Role of pediatricians in early childhood nurturing care related to safety and security - Mukherjee SB, Srivastava RN.
The five components of nurturing care for early childhood development (good health, adequate nutrition, responsive parenting, early opportunities for learning, and safety and security) are essential for the attainment of the optimal developmental potential... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone with Spinal Muscular Atrophy?
Title: What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone with Spinal Muscular Atrophy?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/27/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/27/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 27, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

COVID-19 - guidance for management of children admitted to hospital, RCPCH (updated 22nd October 2021)
This best practice advice is focused on the management of confirmed or suspected SARS-CoV-2 infection in children admitted to hospital. This has been produced with the British Paediatric Allergy, Immunity and Infection Group. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Most Infant Formula Trials Lack Transparency Most Infant Formula Trials Lack Transparency
Baby formula trials are not reliable and have an"almost universal lack of transparency" that could undermine breastfeeding, according to the results of a systematic review.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Quit Smoking Before 45 & amp; Wipe Out 87% of Lung Cancer Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Suicide Risk Up for Long - Term Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Suicide risk significantly elevated for survivors alive beyond the age of 28 years; risk was lower for women than men (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

PCPs Not Routinely Recommending Early Behavioral Treatment for ADHD
Only 11 percent of preschoolers with ADHD diagnosis or symptoms received referrals for parent training in behavior management (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

People With Autism at Higher Risk for Suicide, Self - Harm: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, News, Source Type: news

' Down to My Last Diaper': The Anxiety of Parenting in Poverty'Down to My Last Diaper': The Anxiety of Parenting in Poverty
Diapers are a baby essential, but no federal program helps families cover their considerable cost.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

More than 1 in 7 teens, adolescents in U.S., Canada have vaped marijuana, study says
More than one in seven adolescents and teens in the United States and Canada has vaped marijuana in their lifetimes, an analysis published Monday by JAMA Pediatrics. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - October 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Contributed: Top 8 healthcare uses for 3D printing
Today 3D printing  is being used in specialty care such as orthopedics, pediatrics, radiology and oncology.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 25, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

How to Help Kids Recover From COVID-19 School Disruptions How to Help Kids Recover From COVID-19 School Disruptions
Pediatricians can help families deal with mental health issues related to social isolation and changes in routine, screen time, and sleeping and eating patterns during the pandemic.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

New Analyses Suggest Favorable Results for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) When Used as a First-Line Therapy for Bio-Naïve Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 25, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced data from two new analyses of STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC).1,2 In a modelled analysisa focused on treatment sequencing using data from randomized controlled trials, network meta-analysis and literature, results showed patient time spent in clinical remission or response was highest when STELARA was used as a first-line advanced therapy for bio-naïve patients with moderately t...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Epidemiology and injury pattern in head injury: the pediatric perspective - Dhurvey D, Mujalde VS.
BACKGROUND: Traumatic Brain injury is a frequent cause for presentation of children to the Emergency Department. The type of accident and outcome could be different in children from adults. Objectives of this study are to assess the various epidemiolog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Can COVID 19 Cause PMIS in Children
Can COVID-19 Cause Pediatric Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome (PMIS) in Children? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - October 25, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Pediatricians Offer Advice on Keeping Trick-or-Treaters Safe
Title: Pediatricians Offer Advice on Keeping Trick-or-Treaters SafeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/24/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/25/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 25, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Pfizer Vaccine Prevents 91% of Symptomatic COVID in Young Children: FDA
Title: Pfizer Vaccine Prevents 91% of Symptomatic COVID in Young Children: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/23/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/25/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 25, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

What is Refeeding Syndrome?
Discussion Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder with an intense fear of being overweight (i.e. distorted body image), and self-starvation and excessive weight loss. It is more common in women (1.2%) than men (0.2%) but can be seen in both genders. Risk factors include high-intelligence, perfectionism/inflexibility, anxiety, activities where thinner body types are expected (e.g. dancer, diver, gymnast, long-distance runner, volleyball player, etc.) Other eating disorders include bulimia nervosa (i.e. cycles of binge eating and then purging), binge eating disorder (i.e. purging), orthorexia (i.e. obsessions with healthful ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 25, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

F.D.A. Says Pfizer Vaccine ’s Benefits Outweigh Key Risks in Children 5 to 11
The findings could add momentum for F.D.A. authorization of the pediatric dose, perhaps as early as next week, a long-awaited development that would affect 28 million children. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sharon LaFraniere and Noah Weiland Tags: Clinical Trials Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Vaccination and Immunization Children and Childhood Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Pfizer Inc BioNTech SE Food and Drug Administration Source Type: news

FDA Says Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Looks Effective for Young Kids
Federal health regulators said late Friday that kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear highly effective at preventing symptomatic infections in elementary school children and caused no unexpected safety issues, as the U.S. weighs beginning vaccinations in youngsters. The Food and Drug Administration posted its analysis of Pfizer’s data ahead of a public meeting next week to debate whether the shots are ready for the nation’s roughly 28 million children ages 5 to 11. The agency will ask a panel of outside vaccine experts to vote on that question. In their analysis, FDA scientists concluded that...
Source: TIME: Health - October 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: LAURAN NEERGAARD and MATTHEW PERRONE / AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 wire Source Type: news

U.S. Gun Violence Rates Jumped 30% During Pandemic
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 22, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Just 5 Hours of Moderate Exercise a Week Cuts Your Cancer Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Sports Medicine, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Depression, Anxiety Could Raise a Pregnant Woman ’ s Odds for C - Section
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 22, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Obstetrics, News, Source Type: news

Pfizer Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Appears More Than 90% Effective in Kids
Kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the U.S. considers opening vaccinations to that age group. The shots could begin in early November — with the first children in line fully protected by Christmas — if regulators give the go-ahead. Details of Pfizer’s study were posted online. The Food and Drug Administration was expected to post its independent review of the company’s safety and effectiveness data later in the day. Advisers to the FDA will pub...
Source: TIME: Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lauran Neergaard and Matthew Perrone / AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 wire Source Type: news

Beyond the List: How Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital adapted to staffing, other pandemic challenges
Even as millions nationwide are vaccinated, many hospitals are still operating in crisis mode. Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital has shifted to "maintenance" mode. Here's how they did it. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 22, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

Pediatric trauma-a global public health issue: what and who should we focus on in pediatric injury prevention - Wu HP.
Trauma is a major global public health problem involving all age groups, especially children. Thus far, trauma remains the leading cause of mortality in the pediatric population worldwide [1-3]. It was estimated in 2010 that over 620,000 children aged betw... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Good Sleep May Help Babies Avoid Obesity as They Grow
Title: Good Sleep May Help Babies Avoid Obesity as They GrowCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 22, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

9 Things a Stepparent Should Never Do
Title: 9 Things a Stepparent Should Never DoCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 22, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

CDC Authorizes Boosters of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccines
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), authorized booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines for certain groups. Walensky followed the advice of a CDC expert panel, which recommended the boosters in in two unanimous votes earlier in the day. The 15-member Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) advised that anyone who was initially vaccinated with the Moderna shot get a booster at least six months later, and that J&J-Janssen recipients receive a booster at least two months after their initial vaccination. The endorsement follows a similar decision from the Food and ...
Source: TIME: Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

CDC Authorizes Boosters of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccines
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), authorized booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines for certain groups. Walensky followed the advice of a CDC expert panel, which recommended the boosters in in two unanimous votes earlier in the day. The 15-member Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) advised that anyone who was initially vaccinated with the Moderna shot get a booster at least six months later, and that J&J-Janssen recipients receive a booster at least two months after their initial vaccination. The endorsement follows a similar decision from the Food and ...
Source: TIME: Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

There's a children's COVID-19 vaccine awaiting approval in Canada. What do we know about it?
CBC answers how the pediatric vaccine is different, where kids will be able to get it, how long approval might take and other questions around COVID-19 vaccinations for younger children. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

MRI Features Distinguish Different Types of Pediatric Myelitis MRI Features Distinguish Different Types of Pediatric Myelitis
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can help identify a rare antibody-mediated inflammatory demyelinating disorder of the central nervous system, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - October 21, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

COVID-19 cases continue declining in children with 130,000 infections recorded last week
COVID-19 cases in children are continuing to decline, according to the latest data from the American Academy of Pediatrics. About 130,000 cases were reported in the week ending October 14. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Analysis of 100 Most-Viewed YouTube Toothbrushing Videos
Conclusion: The most frequently viewed toothbrushing videos were not uploaded to the Internet by health care professionals. Videos uploaded by health care professionals contained significantly higher counts of professional recommendations however, they differed in audio and visual format and production style compared to those from commercial and independent media sources. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 21, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Notes from the Field: Pediatric HIV Outbreak in Ratodero, Pakistan - April 2019-April 2020
This report describes surveillance of an outbreak of Pediatric HIV in Ratodero, Pakistan. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - October 21, 2021 Category: American Health Tags: HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Outbreaks Pediatric Patients Source Type: news

Pediatric Orgs Declare National Emergency in Mental Health Pediatric Orgs Declare National Emergency in Mental Health
The American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Children's Hospital Association have declared a national emergency in children's mental health.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Children's health care in mass-casualty incidents: a systematic literature review - Costa VSLP, St éfani GM, Ferenhof HA, Lima FS, Cola M.
OBJECTIVES: Considering the pediatric peculiarities and the difficulty of assisting this population in mass-casualty situations, this study aims to identify the main topics regarding children's health care in mass-casualty incidents (MCIs) that are discuss... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Impact of a disaster drill on waiting times in a pediatric emergency department - Asenjo S, L ópez-González A, Muñoz-Santanach D, Trenchs V, Luaces C, Parra C.
OBJECTIVE: Emergency departments should improve their preparedness for mass casualty incidents (MCIs) through periodic drills. These exercises are conducted while maintaining regular care. The aim of this study was to determine the impact of a disaster dri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Who manages burn injuries in children? A program director survey evaluating burn training during pediatric surgery fellowship - Esparaz JR, Anderson SA, Chen MK, Beierle EA.
PURPOSE: Burn is one of the leading causes of injury and death in children. Currently, the Residency Review Committee does not require general surgery residents to rotate on a burn service. With many trainees no longer receiving burn training during reside... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

POCUS making waves, but questions remain
Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is an inclusive technology that isn't limite...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Is more evidence needed to demonstrate the value of POCUS? POCUS can help with intussusception in pediatric patients POCUS accurate in diagnosis of pediatric transient synovitis Education leads to confidence for new POCUS users How to implement POCUS at your hospital (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 21, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Ten Years On, Gene Therapy Still Beating Most Cases of'Bubble Boy' Immune Disease
Title: Ten Years On, Gene Therapy Still Beating Most Cases of'Bubble Boy'Immune DiseaseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 21, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

What Causes Aarskog Scott Syndrome?
Title: What Causes Aarskog Scott Syndrome?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - October 21, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news