Top Story

Postnatal maternal bereavement stress associated with increased psychosis risk in offspring

January 30, 2015

Severe postnatal maternal bereavement stress may be associated with an increased risk for psychosis in offspring, especially following a suicide in the nuclear family, according to data published in BMJ.

However, prenatal bereavement stress was not associated with an increased risk for later severe mental illness in offspring.

In the Journals

Age at gluten introduction not linked to risk for celiac disease

January 30, 2015
Results from a prospective, multinational study indicate that age at first introduction to gluten is not an independent risk factor for celiac disease.“The…
Anne Schuchat

As measles count rises, CDC encourages MMR vaccination

January 29, 2015
Since Jan. 1, 84 cases of measles across 14 states have been reported, 67 of which have been linked to the outbreak stemming from Disneyland resort theme parks…
Breaking News

Arizona tracking hundreds of people after possible measles exposure

January 29, 2015
Public health officials in Arizona are monitoring 1,000 people, including 195 children who may have been exposed to measles, stemming from the outbreak that originated…
Elizabeth A. Sinclair, PharmD In the Journals

Higher doses of vancomycin linked to kidney injury in children

January 29, 2015
Acute kidney injury was common among hospitalized children who received vancomycin, with higher doses associated with an increased risk for kidney damage, according to…
More News Headlines »
Firm Rounds

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

Pediatric Annals, January 2015, Volume 44 Issue 1
More »
CME
Pediatric Annals November 2014

Child Neglect: November 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Neglect, to paraphrase, is in the eyes of the beholder. While a special needs child may not receive optimal care at…
More »
Meeting News Coverage Video
thumbnail for video 3918683373001

Lessons every clinician should know about lymphadenopathy and lymphadenitis

December 5, 2014
NEW YORK — Mary Anne Jackson, MD, chief of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases section at Children’s Mercy…
More »
morganatic-roan