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
  • January 2015
  • Volume 44 · Issue 1
Table of Contents

What About E-cigarettes?

Stanford T. Shulman, MD

Firm Rounds

A 2-Year-Old Male with Persistent Fever and Pneumonia

Robert Listernick, MD

Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Perpetually Perplexing Pediatric Patients: It’s Complicated: Part 2

Stan L. Block, MD, FAAP

Case Challenge

An 8-Year-Old Male with Generalized Itchy and Scaly Rash for 3 Weeks

Ahdi Amer, MD

Case Challenge

A 14-Year-Old Female with Difficulty Swallowing

Chaitra Mohan, MD; Brian D. Riedel, MD; Linda S. Nield, MD

Guest Editorial

Common Signs and Symptoms and Unusual Diagnoses: Part 1

Joseph R. Hageman, MD


A Neonate with a Vesiculopustular Rash

Dominic O. Ansari, MD, PhD; Gabrielle Lapping-Carr, MD; Mir Alikhan, MD; Maria L. Tsoukas, MD, PhD; Sarah L. Stein, MD; Jill L. O. de Jong, MD, PhD


A 3-Year-Old Female with Abdominal Pain, Vomiting, and an Abdominal Mass

Jaimee Holbrook, MD; Christopher Schneller, MD; Gabrielle Lapping-Carr, MD; Joseph R. Hageman, MD; Andrea Lo, MD, FRCSC


A 9-Year-Old Male with Hypertension

Nicole Poole, MD, MPH; Joel Schwab, MD; Joseph Hageman, MD


An Adolescent Girl with Crohn’s Disease, Fever, and Sore Throat

Richa Garg, MD; Colleen Rusciolelli, MD; Mark E. Gerber, MD


Medically Complex Children and Early Intervention for Comprehensive Medical Care at Home

Wendy Tian; Peter J. Smith, MD; Michael Msall, MD