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.
A 10-month-old girl admitted to PICU with sudden onset of movement disorder was found to have ingested a foreign body.
Sunovion has filed a supplemental NDA with the FDA to expand the indication for Aptiom to pediatric patients with partial onset seizures.
Improvements in migraine pain were reported in as little as 10 minutes after the nerve block.
Female participants with phenotypic male neuroanatomical features had an increased risk for autism spectrum disorder.
The CDC report only accounts for physical birth defects, as researchers note that the full scope of developmental defects has yet to be recorded.
There is as much as a 32% risk for vigabatrin-associated brain abnormalities in patients with infantile spasms.
A larger percentage of participants receiving CBT plus amitriptyline reached a 50% reduction in migraine frequency during treatment compared with HE plus amitriptyline.
The co-presentation of headache at stroke onset in children may provide clues to underlying pathophysiologic mechanisms.
Persistent asthma was found to be associated with an increased frequency of migraine.
Early detection and robust treatment are critical to limiting deficits in achieving developmental milestones in HIV-infected infants.
In addition to ultrasonography, MRI improved diagnostic accuracy and had an impact on prognoses in cases of fetal brain abnormalities.
The difference in rate of recurrence of PCAIS may have to do with a difference in mechanism compared with ACAIS.
Migraine in pregnancy may warrant early referral to a neurologist and more intensive surveillance as a result of increased adverse birth events.
Despite being more common than thought, many cases of neonatal hemorrhagic stroke remain idiopathic.
Cognitive behavioral therapy provides sustained relief from pediatric migraine with few to no adverse effects.
A diagnosis of maternal epilepsy alone was not associated with an increase in congenital malformations in offspring.
The assessments revealed that damage in the frontal lobes mattered more than damage in other brain locations.
Researchers found no difference in neurodevelopment in children conceived by ART.
Test scores for children with NAS, on average, were sharply lower than those of both groups of children.
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