Pediatric Press Releases

Early-term births associated with ADHD symptoms

Children born before 39 weeks are more likely to experience symptoms related to ADHD, according to data published in The Journal of Pediatrics. Co-author Nancy E. Reichman, PhD, is a professor in the neonatology division at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Rutgers

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Six Procedures Account for Two-Thirds of Pediatric Postop Revisits

Tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy, appendectomy account for most postsurgical pediatric emergency department visits MONDAY, Aug. 29, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Six pediatric surgical procedures account for most postoperative hospital and emergency department visits, according to a research letter published in the Aug. 23/30

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Myocarditis Guidelines for Kids Have Answers for COVID Cases Too

Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of myocarditis in children were recently released by the American Heart Association (AHA), proving timely. While the scientific statement, published in Circulation and endorsed by the Myocarditis Foundation, was developed before the COVID-19 pandemic started, the recommendations should

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