An intervention that involves preoperative patient education and smaller prescription quantity successfully reduces opioid use while maintaining pain control following posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
David Howell, PhD; and Heather Sesma, PhD; provide insight into the specific sequelae of concussion in youth and risk for subsequent mental health issues.
Children with higher body mass index (BMI) have an increased risk for disordered eating behaviors.
Less than half of parents of children ages 6 months to 4 years are eager to quickly vaccinate their children against COVID-19.
Researchers sought to determine the long-term durability of CBIT in youth with Tourette syndrome and persistent motor or vocal tic disorders.
In a cross-sectional study, researchers estimated the prevalence of ASD among children and adolescents in the US between 2019 and 2020.
To learn more about the impact of depression therapy on anxiety symptoms, researchers conducted a randomized controlled clinical trial with teenagers to compare the results of personalized depression therapy to a program that does not match their risk factors.
The sex-assigned-at-birth ratio of transgender and gender-diverse adolescents does not favor adolescents who were assigned female sex at birth vs those who were assigned male sex at birth.
Pediatric patients with autism spectrum disorder were recruited at 41 sites in the United States for the aV1ation study between 2016 and 2019.
There is a strong individual-level association between adolescent electronic cigarette use and subsequent cannabis use.