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Poor prenatal growth and higher postnatal anger have indirect effects on infant reactivity and regulation

Fetal Growth, Maternal Anger Impact Infant Regulation

Indirect effects for poor prenatal growth, higher postnatal anger on infant reactivity and regulation
Use of systematic review methodology is associated with reduced likelihood of screening for rare diseases using the newborn blood spot test being recommended

Use of Systematic Reviews Affects Newborn Screening Policy

Reduces probability that screening for rare disease in newborn blood spot test will be recommended
For pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Early Post-Op APAP Exposure May Cut AKI Risk in Peds Cardiac Sx

Early acetaminophen exposure after pediatric cardiac surgery may reduce rate of acute kidney injury
A multidisciplinary improvement initiative can reduce overuse of interventions for bronchiolitis

Initiative Cuts Overuse of Tests, Treatments for Bronchiolitis

Reductions in ordering of chest radiographs, respiratory viral testing, bronchodilators
Critical congenital heart disease (CCHD) newborn screening detects a low percentage of new cases of CCHD

CCHD Newborn Screening May Detect Other Diseases

But the screening may not detect many new cases of critical congenital heart disease
For infants with type 1 spinal muscular atrophy who have two copies of the survival motor neuron (SMN) 2 gene

AAN: New Drug May Help Infants With Spinal Muscular Atrophy

RG7916 increases survival motor neuron protein level, with 6.5-fold increase noted with highest dose
For infants with type 1 spinal muscular atrophy who have two copies of the survival motor neuron (SMN) 2 gene

AAN: New Drug May Help Infants With Spinal Muscular Atrophy

RG7916 increases survival motor neuron protein level, with 6.5-fold increase noted with highest dose
The newly developed UTICalc calculator can be used to guide testing and treatment in children with suspected urinary tract infection

UTI Calculator Predicts Risk of Infant Urinary Tract Infection

Calculator reduces testing and decreases the number of urinary tract infections that were missed
There are significant differences in the development of 12 fiber tracts between infants with fragile X syndrome and controls

White Matter Tracts Differ for Infants With Fragile X Syndrome

Significant differences identified in the development of 12 fiber tracts between FXS, controls
Infants given soy-based formula have reproductive system differences compared with those given cow-milk formula or breast milk

Soy-Based Formula Tied to Reproductive Differences

Differences in reproductive cells, tissues in infants given soy formula vs. cow-milk formula, breast milk