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Bruising Clinical Decision Rule Differentiates Abuse From Nonabuse

BCDR had high sensitivity, specificity based on body region bruised, bruising anywhere on infant 4.99 months or younger, bruising pattern

AAN: Neurological Manifestations Common in Children With PIMS-TS

Children with neurological involvement have higher peak inflammatory markers, are more likely to be ventilated

Children With Worse Atopic Dermatitis More Likely to Have Learning Disabilities

Findings independent of socioeconomic characteristics, onset age, and other related disorders

Firearm Injuries Up in Children Under 12 During COVID-19 Pandemic

Compared with prepandemic period, increases seen in risk for firearm injuries in young children and injuries inflicted by young children

CDC Says 3 Feet of Social Distancing Now OK in Most Classrooms

Middle school, high school students should remain at least 6 feet apart in communities where COVID-19 transmission is high

EV-D68, Acute Flaccid Myelitis Outbreaks Smaller Than Expected

Sizes of the outbreaks in the U.S. in 2020 likely reduced by nonpharmaceutical interventions related to COVID-19, such as social distancing

Children’s Food Allergies Impact Parents’ Mental Well-Being

Intolerance of uncertainty may be a promising target for psychological interventions

Moderna Starts Testing COVID-19 Vaccine in Younger Children

Company also testing its vaccine in 3,000 older children, ages 12 to 17 years

COVID-19 Impacting Caregivers of Children With Cancer

Changes to medical care, financial disruptions, and emotional distress reported

Recent Decrease Found in M.D. Medical Students Pursuing Pediatrics Career

Last four years have seen significant increase in number of unfilled pediatric positions, despite increase in positions offered in Match