In the Journals

This feature offers timely executive summaries of the most relevant journals in pediatrics Through peer “Perspectives,” full bibliographical information and links to the original journal abstract, In the Journals are a step wider and deeper than journal reviews health care professionals may be accustomed.

In the Journals

Adolescents’ internalizing mental health problems, related care causing new treatment demands, study suggests

March 27, 2020
The growing number of adolescents receiving care for internalizing mental health problems and the increasing share receiving care in specialty…
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Genes largely responsible for bipolar disorder transmission across generations

March 24, 2020
Cross-generational bipolar disorder transmission appeared to be caused largely by genes, with rearing effects having a modest role, according to…
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Common COVID-19 symptoms in kids include fever, cough, red throat

March 24, 2020
According to findings published recently in The New England Journal of Medicine, common signs or symptoms of COVID-19 in children include fever…
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‘Nature play’ has positive impact on kids’ health, cognitive development

March 23, 2020
Unstructured “nature play” has a positive impact on children’s health and development, including their cognitive development…
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Low maternal vitamin D levels elevate risk for ADHD in offspring

March 20, 2020
Pregnant women who had maternal vitamin 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels less than 100 nmol/L were more likely to have children with ADHD, according to a…
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Age-related effect size differences of psychotherapies show depression not a ‘monolithic entity’

March 19, 2020
Effect sizes of psychotherapies differed by patient age, according to results of a systematic review and meta-analysis published in JAMA
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Infants with persistent sleep difficulties at increased risk for childhood anxieties, emotional disorders

March 18, 2020
Persistent sleep difficulties during the first year of life appeared associated with heightened risk for developing childhood anxieties and
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Clinical manifestations of COVID-19 appear to be less severe in children

March 17, 2020
Newly published study findings showed that children are susceptible to COVID-19, but generally have less severe symptoms than adults. In a study…
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Researchers identify risk and protective factors for childhood suicidality

March 17, 2020
Researchers have identified protective and risk factors associated with childhood suicidality, according to results of a U.S. population-based study…
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Auditory training improves cognition in early- and adult-onset schizophrenia

March 10, 2020
Auditory training improved cognition in both early-onset schizophrenia and adult-onset schizophrenia, according to results of a secondary analysis…