Infectious Diseases in Children


The following articles appeared in the print edition of INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN CHILDREN.

Table of Contents

Recent advances may signal ‘landmark year’ for foodborne illness

California state legislature votes to eliminate ‘personal belief’ vaccine waiver

Cover Story

Transition from pediatric to adult care ‘takes a village’ for patients with developmental disabilities


The planet’s children and their neglected tropical diseases

Peter Hotez, MD, PhD; Neeraj Mistry, MD, MPH

Everyday Pediatrics

The immunization discussion: Combating privilege, entitlement and ignorance

William T. Gerson, MD

FDA News

Advisory committee offers guidance on FDA duodenoscope regulation

In the Journals

Lake swimming source of Oregon norovirus outbreak

Public health approach needed to curb incidence of neonatal abstinence syndrome in US

Swine exposure at agricultural fair source of H3N2 outbreak

Gene therapy effectively treats complications of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome in children

Insurance coverage rates increase after rollout of Affordable Care Act

Despite limitations, Twitter benefits infectious disease specialists

Meeting News Coverage

Parenting magazine images may promote unsafe infant sleep environments

Despite guidelines, half of children with asthma do not receive a management plan

Children with ASD more frequently prescribed psychotropic medications

Online consumers remain unaware of health risks associated with mobile infant walkers

Alcohol, marijuana use prevalent among children with chronic medical conditions

Bullying increases risk for depression, anxiety in late adolescence

Autism diagnosis age differed by gender, symptom severity

Majority of children with asthma unaware of peanut sensitivity

2014 enterovirus D68 outbreak prevalent in children with asthma

Spot the Rash

Dystrophic toenails in a 4-year-old boy

Carrie C. Coughlin, MD; Marissa J. Perman, MD

What's Your Diagnosis?

Facial pruritus, erythema in an 11-year-old male

James H. Brien, DO