Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Surgery/Anesthesia: Effects on Child Development, JAMA Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Nov 5; O’Leary, et al

E-Cigarette Use and Subsequent Smoking Assessed, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Nov 5; Barrington-Trimis, et al

Urban Black Children and Risk for Physical Abuse , J Pediatr; ePub 2018 Nov 2; Puls, Bettenhausen, et al

FDA Approves Xyrem for Pediatric Narcolepsy, Pharmacy Times news release; 2018 Oct 28

Disparities, CV Risk Factors Among Adolescents, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Oct 17; Jackson, et al

Injuries

Targeting Youth at Risk for Self-Inflicted Injuries, Clin Pediatr; ePub 2018 Oct 19; McCluskey, et al

Fishing-Related Injuries Common Among US Youth, Clin Pediatr; ePub 2018 Oct 4; Vajdic, et al

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Asthma

Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Sign of Allergic March, J Allergy Clin Immunol; ePub 2018 Jun 25; Hill, et al

Probiotics May Not Prevent Eczema or Asthma, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Sep 1; Cabana, et al

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Immunology

Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Sign of Allergic March, J Allergy Clin Immunol; ePub 2018 Jun 25; Hill, et al

Accuracy of Urinalysis in Young Febrile Infants , Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Feb 1; Tzimenatos, et al

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Zika

Eye Problems May Signal Zika Infection, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2017 Jul 17; Zin, et al

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Adolescent Medicine

E-Cigarette Use and Subsequent Smoking Assessed, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Nov 5; Barrington-Trimis, et al

Disparities, CV Risk Factors Among Adolescents, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Oct 17; Jackson, et al

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Neonatal Medicine

Mother’s Milk Feeding Disparities for VLBW Infants , J Pediatr; ePub 2018 Sep 28; Parker, Gupta, et al

Racial/Ethnic Disparities Among Very Preterm Infants, JAMA Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Sep 10; Janevic, et al

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Hematology

Integrated programs ease sickle cell pain, hospitalizations, Annual meeting of the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research

SaO2 vs PaO2 in Cyanotic Patients Evaluated, JAMA Pediatr; ePub Aug 21; Ahmed, et al

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Meningitis

Cerebral Venous Thrombosis & Steroids in Meningitis, Open Forum Infect Dis; 2017 Oct; Gallegos, et al

Early Onset GBS Meningitis Drops, Late Onset Jumps, Clin Infect Dis; 2017 Oct 16; Romain, et al

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Health Policy

Rates of Developmental Screening Remain Low, JAMA Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jul 9; Hirai, et al

Neighborhood Factors Related to Child Health, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Apr 6; Kersten, et al

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Cardiology

Effects of New Pediatric Hypertension Guidelines, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jul 5; Khoury, et al

EHR-linked Clinical Support Tool Aids Hypertension, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Feb 1; Kharbanda, et al

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Endocrinology

SSRI/SNRI Antidepressants Increase T2D Risk, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2017 Oct 16; Brucu, et al

Triptodur Approved for Central Precocious Puberty, Arbor Pharmaceuticals news release; 2017 Jun 30

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