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Persistent Pulmonary Dysfunction Seen in Children After COVID-19

Persistent pulmonary dysfunction seen for those who have recovered from COVID-19 and with long COVID

When Preferred Language Is Not English, Children Experience Surgical Delays

Findings seen among children and teens needing reconstruction for anterior cruciate ligament injury

Dupilumab Eases Atopic Dermatitis in Children Younger Than 6 Years

Signs and symptoms of atopic dermatitis improved with dupilumab versus placebo in addition to topical corticosteroids

Parents of Children With ICD More Likely to Have PTSD Than Child

47 percent of parents met PTSD cutoff on screening measure; female gender and patient depression linked to PTSD in parents

Pediatric Brain Abscess, Empyema Hospitalizations Peaked in March 2022

March 2022 peak in cases linked to Streptococcus species consistent with historical seasonal fluctuations seen since 2016

ACIP Recommends PCV15 for Children Younger Than 19 Years

PCV15 includes two serotypes in addition to those in the PCV13 vaccine, and is recommended according to PCV13 dosing and schedules

USPSTF: Evidence Lacking for Screening Children for Prediabetes, T2D

Evidence insufficient for assessing benefits and harms of screening for children and adolescents

Lower-Opportunity Neighborhoods Tied to More Pediatric ED Visits

Findings seen for visits overall and visits of lower resource intensity

AI Model May Be Better at Diagnosing Pediatric Ear Infections

On small data set, model achieved 95.5 percent accuracy in assessment of endoscopic ear images compared with 65.0 percent for clinicians

Preservation of C-Peptide Secretion Examined in Youth With T1D

Intensive glucose control for 24 months did not appear to prevent the decline in residual C-peptide secretion