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Identifying kids at risk for sudden cardiac death presents serious challenges

Identifying kids at risk for sudden cardiac death presents serious challenges
October 23, 2019
In the JournalsPerspective

Suicidal thoughts, attempts rising among black teens

October 22, 2019
Between 1991 and 2017, nearly one in five high school students reported suicidal ideation, and more than one in 10 had a plan for suicide, according to research…
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Pediatric suicide attempts often involve OTC medications

October 10, 2019
Poison control center calls for suspected suicide-related pediatric self-poisonings often involve over-the-counter, or OTC, medications, including analgesics and…
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States with stricter gun laws have fewer pediatric firearm-related deaths

July 16, 2019
A 5-year analysis in the United States revealed that states with stricter gun laws, including those that require universal background checks for gun purchases, have…
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Special Issue Article

Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease in Children: An Important Diagnostic Consideration for Cervical Lymphadenitis

Pediatric Annals, October 2019, Volume 48 Issue 10
Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease (KFD), or histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis, is a rare, benign, and self-limited disease…
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Youth Suicide: August 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

Suicidal ideation and behavior, as well as death by suicide, in children and adolescents present a particularly…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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