Pediatric Annals


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

The most widely read CME and review journal in pediatrics

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
  • September 2015
  • Volume 44 · Issue 9
Table of Contents
Editorial Free

More Gun Control Ideas

Stanford T. Shulman, MD

Ask the Experts Free

Postpartum Depression Screening

Robert J. Hilt, MD, FAAP

Firm Rounds Free

A 13-Year-Old Boy with Pancytopenia and a Sacrococcygeal Abscess

Robert Listernick, MD

Healthy Baby/Healthy Child Free

How Much is Too Much? Getting Children Involved, but Not Too Involved

Valerie Kimball, MD

Case Challenge Free

Chest Pain in a 17-Year-Old Girl with Chickenpox

Abdenasser Drighil, MD; Ayoub El hammiri, MD; Fatima Belmourida, MD

Case Challenge Free

Two Young Children with Rashes on Their Trunk and Extremities

Georg Authried, MD; Mathias Tiedemann Svendsen, MD; Erdal Eker, MD; Linda Bracher, MD

Guest Editorial Free


Meera S. Beharry, MD, FAAP


What’s Normal? Accurately and Efficiently Assessing Menstrual Function

Darcie M. Takemoto, DO; Meera S. Beharry, MD, FAAP


Evaluation and Management of Adolescents with Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Tanya L. Kowalczyk Mullins, MD, MS; Rachel J. Miller, MD; Eric S. Mullins, MD


Diagnosis and Management of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Adolescent Girls

Erin Lanzo, BA, MA; Maria Monge, MD, MAT; Maria Trent, MD, MPH


Monthly Periods—Are They Necessary?

Sarah E. Strandjord, BS; Ellen S. Rome, MD, MPH

Feature Free

Adolescent Girls and Abortion

Lawren Wellisch, MD; Julie Chor, MD, MPH