Infectious Diseases in Children


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

Table of Contents
Cover Story

SBHCs can serve as entry point, extension of primary care


Back to school: The underachiever and the slow learner

Stan L. Block, MD, FAAP

Everyday Pediatrics

The time to act is now

William T. Gerson, MD

In the Journals

MenACWY-CRM booster dose elicited robust immune response

Pediatric drug formulations require further development

MF59 adjuvanted flu vaccine more protective than nonadjuvanted vaccine

Neurologic, neuromuscular comorbidities increase risk for severe ILI complications

Quality improvement interventions reduced excessive bronchiolitis care

Students with food allergies more likely to be bullied

Use of gloves after hand hygiene may lower rates of bloodstream infections

Skin reactions common in pediatric IBD patients treated with infliximab

Standard of care for pediatric chronic abdominal pain needed

Malaria vaccine provided protection 18 months after vaccination

Baked cow's milk food challenge relatively safe for children with cow's milk allergy

Brain connectivity differs among children with autism, sensory processing disorders

Antifungal therapy may alter epidemiology of invasive mold infections

AAP updates guidance on palivizumab prophylaxis for RSV

AAP updates recommendations on meningococcal vaccines

Interactive voice response system improved clinical visits

Climatic factors influenced rhinitis prevalence

Children with HIV have increased risk for IPD, varicella zoster hospitalization

Certain factors predicative of renal scarring after first UTI

Changing focus of HPV vaccine discussion could increase immunization rates

Spot the Rash

Adolescent male presents with scaly plaque on extremities

Emily Osier, MD; Andrew C. Krakowski, MD

What's Your Diagnosis?

Teenage boy with suspected streptococcal pharyngitis, pneumonia and conjunctivitis

James H. Brien, DO