Sep 5th, 2017 - This statement updates the recommendations for routine use of the seasonal influenza vaccine and antiviral medications for the prevention and treatment of influenza in children. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends annual seasonal influenza immunization for everyone 6 months and older, including children and adolescents. Highlights for the upcoming 2017-2018 season include the followin...
Pediatrics Wood JN, Fakeye O et. al.
Jan 20th, 2015 - To develop guidelines for performing an initial skeletal survey (SS) for children <24 months of age presenting with bruising in the hospital setting, combining available evidence with expert opinion. Applying the Rand/UCLA Appropriateness Method, a multispecialty panel of 10 experts relied on evidence from the literature and their own clinical expertise in rating the appropriateness of performi...
Pediatrics Heyman MB, Abrams SA et. al.
May 31st, 2017 - Historically, fruit juice was recommended by pediatricians as a source of vitamin C and as an extra source of water for healthy infants and young children as their diets expanded to include solid foods with higher renal solute load. It was also sometimes recommended for children with constipation. Fruit juice is marketed as a healthy, natural source of vitamins and, in some instances, calcium. ...
Pediatrics Breuner CC, Levine DA et. al.
Sep 19th, 2017 - Tattoos, piercing, and scarification are now commonplace among adolescents and young adults. This first clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics on voluntary body modification will review the methods used to perform the modifications. Complications resulting from body modification methods, although not common, are discussed to provide the pediatrician with management information....
Circulation de Caen AR, Maconochie IK et. al.
Oct 16th, 2015 - Part 6: Pediatric Basic Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support: 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations.|2015|de Caen AR,Maconochie IK,Aickin R,Atkins DL,Biarent D,|methods,standards,complications,therapy,methods,standards,methods,standards,drug therapy,etiology,prevention & control,therapy,...
Pediatrics Remick K, Gausche-Hill M et. al.
Nov 5th, 2018 - This is a revision of the previous joint Policy Statement titled "Guidelines for Care of Children in the Emergency Department." Children have unique physical and psychosocial needs that are heightened in the setting of serious or life-threatening emergencies. The majority of children who are ill and injured are brought to community hospital emergency departments (EDs) by virtue of proximity. It...
Pediatrics Hoyme HE, Kalberg WO et. al.
Jul 28th, 2016 - The adverse effects of prenatal alcohol exposure constitute a continuum of disabilities (fetal alcohol spectrum disorders [FASD]). In 1996, the Institute of Medicine established diagnostic categories delineating the spectrum but not specifying clinical criteria by which diagnoses could be assigned. In 2005, the authors published practical guidelines operationalizing the Institute of Medicine ca...
Pediatrics Wolraich ML, Hagan JF et. al.
Oct 1st, 2019 - Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is 1 of the most common neurobehavioral disorders of childhood and can profoundly affect children's academic achievement, well-being, and social interactions. The American Academy of Pediatrics first published clinical recommendations for evaluation and diagnosis of pediatric ADHD in 2000; recommendations for treatment followed in 2001. The guidel...
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Mulpuri K, Song KM et. al.
Oct 22nd, 2015 - The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Evidence-Based Guideline on Detection and Nonoperative Management of Pediatric Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip in Infants up to Six Months of Age.|2015|Mulpuri K,Song KM,Gross RH,Tebor GB,Otsuka NY,|diagnosis,therapy,
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Turner D, Levine A et. al.
Jul 9th, 2012 - Pediatric ulcerative colitis (UC) shares many features with adult-onset disease but there are some unique considerations; therefore, therapeutic approaches have to be adapted to these particular needs. We aimed to formulate guidelines for managing UC in children based on a systematic review (SR) of the literature and a robust consensus process. The present article is a product of a joint effort...
Pediatrics McGuire K, Fung LK et. al.
Feb 25th, 2016 - Pediatric primary care providers (PCPs) caring for patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often encounter irritability (vocal or motoric outbursts expressive of anger, frustration, or distress) and problem behavior (directed acts of aggression toward other people, self, or property). The Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health and Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network cha...
Pediatrics Kaufman M,
Aug 4th, 2008 - Sexual assault is a broad-based term that encompasses a wide range of sexual victimizations including rape. Since the American Academy of Pediatrics published its last policy statement on sexual assault in 2001, additional information and data have emerged about sexual assault and rape in adolescents and the treatment and management of the adolescent who has been a victim of sexual assault. Thi...
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Tabbers MM, DiLorenzo C et. al.
Dec 18th, 2013 - Constipation is a pediatric problem commonly encountered by many health care workers in primary, secondary, and tertiary care. To assist medical care providers in the evaluation and management of children with functional constipation, the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition and the European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutr...
Pediatrics , et. al.
Sep 22nd, 2009 - Children who require emergency care have unique needs, especially when emergencies are serious or life-threatening. The majority of ill and injured children are brought to community hospital emergency departments (EDs) by virtue of their geography within communities. Similarly, emergency medical services (EMS) agencies provide the bulk of out-of-hospital emergency care to children. It is impera...
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Lin TK, Troendle DM et. al.
Feb 23rd, 2017 - An increasing number of children are being diagnosed with pancreatitis and other pancreatic abnormalities. Dissemination of the information regarding existing imaging techniques and endoscopic modalities to diagnose and manage pancreatic disorders in children is sorely needed. We conducted a review of the medical literature on the use of the following imaging and procedural modalities in pediat...
Pediatrics Miller JM, Lessin HR et. al.
Oct 30th, 2012 - A policy statement describing the use of automated vision screening technology (instrument-based vision screening) is presented. Screening for amblyogenic refractive error with instrument-based screening is not dependent on behavioral responses of children, as when visual acuity is measured. Instrument-based screening is quick, requires minimal cooperation of the child, and is especially useful...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Liming BJ, Carter J et. al.
Oct 12th, 2016 - To provide recommendations for the workup of hearing loss in the pediatric patient. Expert opinion by the members of the International Pediatric Otolaryngology Group. Consensus recommendations include initial screening and diagnosis as well as the workup of sensorineural, conductive and mixed hearing loss in children. The consensus statement discusses the role of genetic testing and imaging and...
Pediatric Diabetes; Ly TT, Maahs DM et. al.
Jul 21st, 2014 - ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2014. Assessment and management of hypoglycemia in children and adolescents with diabetes.|2014|Ly TT,Maahs DM,Rewers A,Dunger D,Oduwole A,|trends,adverse effects,blood,drug therapy,physiopathology,therapy,blood,physiopathology,therapy,chemically induced,diagnosis,epidemiology,prevention & control,adverse effects,therapeutic use,adverse effects,thera...
Jul 31st, 2012 - Good practice in postoperative and procedural pain management, 2nd edition.|2012| ,|standards,standards,therapy,standards,standards,
Circulation de Caen AR, Berg MD et. al.
Oct 16th, 2015 - Part 12: Pediatric Advanced Life Support: 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care.|2015|de Caen AR,Berg MD,Chameides L,Gooden CK,Hickey RW,|therapeutic use,blood,methods,standards,therapeutic use,methods,standards,methods,standards,drug therapy,therapy,therapeutic use,methods,standards,drug therapy,