Pediatric Annals


Print ISSN: 0090-4481
Online ISSN: 1938-2359

Published for more than 40 years, Pediatric Annals is a monthly medical review journal dedicated to providing pediatricians and other clinicians with the latest practical information on the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric diseases and disorders. Each issue explores one emerging trend in pediatric medicine. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Columns including Firm Rounds, Healthy Baby, and Case Challenges
• 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM available each month
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

  • Current Issue
  • February 2015
  • Volume 44 · Issue 2
Table of Contents

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices and the Affordable Care Act

Stanford T. Shulman, MD

Firm Rounds

A 7-Year-Old Male with Ulcerative Colitis and Rectal Stump Bleeding

Robert Listernick, MD

Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Formula Frustrations

Sabrina Santiago, MD

Case Challenge

A 6-Year-Old Female with Unilateral Cervical Swelling

Abhinn Aggarwal, MD; Hannah Shaheen, MD; Nida Blankas-Hernaez, MD, FAAP

Case Challenge

An 18-Year-Old Female with Weight Loss and Hypokalemia

Julia Potter, MD; Liza Bermudez, MD; Karen Soren, MD; Josephine Isgro, MD

Guest Editorial

Childhood Epilepsy

Lalitha Sivaswamy, MD; Deepak Kamat, MD, PhD


Paroxysmal Nonepileptic Events in Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence

Aimee F. Luat, MD; Deepak Kamat, MD, PhD; Lalitha Sivaswamy, MD


Seizure Patterns in Childhood

Steven M. Wolf, MD; Patricia E. McGoldrick, NP, MPA


Common Pediatric Epilepsy Syndromes

Jun T. Park, MD; Asim M. Shahid, MD; Adham Jammoul, MD


Antiepileptic Drugs—A Review

Ram Sankaraneni, MBBS; Deepak Lachhwani, MBBS, MD


Options for Pharmacoresistant Epilepsy in Children: When Medications Don’t Work

Gregory B. Sharp, MD; Debopam Samanta, MD; Erin Willis, MD


Diagnostic Considerations in Infants and Children with Cyanosis

Gurumurthy Hiremath, MD; Deepak Kamat, MD, PhD