The global prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is about 7.7 per 1000.
Survival without neuromotor disabilities in preterm infants has increased.
Rectal diazepam is currently the only FDA-approved treatment for pediatric status epilepticus.
Nearly 10% of pediatric patients with migraine also experience various episodic syndromes. Drs Amy Gelfand and Diana Lebron weigh in on what to look for to help you achieve the right diagnosis.
The researchers observed no increased risk of neurosensory impairment among those exposed to neonatal hypoglycemia.
Reduced intelligence may be linked with developmental exposures to polybrominated diphenyl ethers.
There is an increased risk of neonatal drug withdrawal if psychotropic medications and opioids are used during pregnancy.
Childhood adversity levels are increased in female patients with fibromyalgia and chronic pain.
Investigators have developed guidelines to follow for the use of art therapy in children with autism spectrum disorder.
Nearly 10% of pediatric patients with migraine also experience various episodic syndromes involving gastrointestinal pain, vomiting, or vertigo.
Animal research may have helped to find a treatment for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in children.
Longer durations and greater depth of cooling did not reduce later mortality and disability.
Transporting neonates from the intensive care unit to MRI suites can pose challenges to care and patient safety.
Children in the youngest age group consistently reported worse scores on all measures than those in the highest age group.
Symptoms associated with central sensitization are common in children and adolescents with migraine.
With the numbers of cases of NAS rising in recent years, so is the cost associated with caring for the children.
Zika-related birth defects might occur following Zika infection during any trimester of pregnancy.
Previous research has suggested a link between early use of pregabalin in pregnancy and congenital malformations.
The difference in response in the ropivicaine and saline groups was insignificant, suggesting a placebo effect.
Infants at risk for autism do better if therapists train parents to communicate more effectively.
Fetal growth restriction is characterized by a birthweight below the tenth percentile, according to gender and gestational age.
Sublingual buprenorphine was associated with shorter duration of treatment and shorter length of hospital stay.
No statistically significant differences between the groups in the distribution of patients without neurodevelopmental impairment were observed.
Increased risk of pediatric multiple sclerosis was observed in patients with prior exposure to EBV, HSV-1, and vitamin D deficiency.
There was no significant difference in neurodevelopmental status at 2 years for infants with iodide vs placebo.
Patients with subclinical hypothyroidism scored worse on tests of processing speed than patients with normal thyroid function.
There was an apparent resurgence of Zika virus and GBS early in 2016, but no subsequent increase in microcephaly.
The transition process can be challenging for patients and families, requiring a great deal of preplanning by providers.
Lamotrigine and carbamazepine may represent safer treatment alternatives for girls and women who are or who might become pregnant.
No between-group differences in measures of language, academic, or executive functioning were observed in those who took DHA during pregnancy and those who did not.
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