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BMC Pediatrics

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

A comprehensive overview of the cystic fibrosis on the island of São Miguel (Azores, Portugal)

Joana Rosa, Patrícia Gaspar-Silva, Paula Pacheco, Conceição Silva, Cláudia C. Branco, Barbara S. Vieira, Alexandra Carreiro, Juan Gonçalves, Luisa Mota-Vieira

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Serious adverse drug reactions at two children's hospitals in South Africa

Johannes P. Mouton, Melony C. Fortuin-de Smidt, Nicole Jobanputra, Ushma Mehta, Annemie Stewart, Reneé de Waal, Karl-Günter Technau, Andrew Argent, Max Kroon, Christiaan Scott, Karen Cohen

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Beyond BMI: waist circumference and social environment is associated with motor performance ability in kindergartners

Sascha W. Hoffmann, Matthias Dreher, Michael S. Urschitz, Perikles Simon

01.12.2020 | Research Article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Intensity of perinatal care for extremely preterm babies and outcomes at a higher gestational age: evidence from the EPIPAGE-2 cohort study

Andrei Scott Morgan, Babak Khoshnood, Caroline Diguisto, Laurence Foix L’Helias, Laetitia Marchand-Martin, Monique Kaminski, Jennifer Zeitlin, Gérard Bréart, François Goffinet, Pierre-Yves Ancel

01.12.2020 | Study protocol | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Study protocol of a randomized controlled trial of home-based computerized executive function training for children with cerebral palsy

María García-Galant, Montse Blasco, Lee Reid, Kerstin Pannek, David Leiva, Olga Laporta-Hoyos, Júlia Ballester-Plané, Júlia Miralbell, Xavi Caldú, Xènia Alonso, Esther Toro-Tamargo, Mar Meléndez-Plumed, Francisca Gimeno, Marc Coronas, Emili Soro-Camats, Roslyn Boyd, Roser Pueyo

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Determinants of adverse birth outcome in Tigrai region, North Ethiopia: Hospital-based case-control study

Helen Tsehaye Hailemichael, Gurmesa Tura Debelew, Haileselasie Berhane Alema, Meresa Gebremedhin Weldu, Kebede Haile Misgina

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Change in popliteal angle and hamstrings spasticity during childhood in ambulant children with spastic bilateral cerebral palsy. A register-based cohort study

Merete Aarsland Fosdahl, Reidun Jahnsen, Are Hugo Pripp, Inger Holm

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Are parental dietary patterns associated with children’s overweight and obesity in China?

Daisheng Tang, Tao Bu, Xuefan Dong

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Developmental risk among Aboriginal children living in urban areas in Australia: the Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH)

Shingisai Chando, Jonathan C. Craig, Leonie Burgess, Simone Sherriff, Alison Purcell, Hasantha Gunasekera, Sandra Banks, Natalie Smith, Emily Banks, Sue Woolfenden

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Rapid brain MRI protocols reduce head computerized tomography use in the pediatric emergency department

Sriram Ramgopal, Sabrina A. Karim, Subramanian Subramanian, Andre D. Furtado, Jennifer R. Marin

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis complicating invasive pneumococcal disease: a pediatric case report

Mitsuru Tsuge, Machiko Miyamoto, Reiji Miyawaki, Yoichi Kondo, Hirokazu Tsukahara

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Management of fever in Australian children: a population-based sample survey

Joanna Holt, Leslie White, Gavin R. Wheaton, Helena Williams, Shefali Jani, Gaston Arnolda, Hsuen P. Ting, Peter D. Hibbert, Jeffrey Braithwaite, on behalf of the CareTrack Kids investigative team

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Cleidocranial dysplasia with growth hormone deficiency: a case report

Nozomi Takaki, Jun Mori, Satoshi Matsuo, Toshio Osamura, Toshimi Michigami

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Tonsillar hypertrophy and prolapse in a child - is epiglottitis a predisposing factor for sudden unexpected death?

I. Nieuwoudt, P. Goussard, J. Verster, J. Dempers

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Association between pre-and postnatal growth and longitudinal trends in serum uric acid levels and blood pressure in children aged 3 to 7 years

Bomi Park, Bohyun Park, Hye Ah Lee, Seonhwa Lee, Hyejin Han, Eunae Park, Su Jin Cho, Hae Soon Kim, Young Ju Kim, Eun-Hee Ha, Hyesook Park

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Anthropometry, dietary intake, physical activity and sitting time patterns in adolescents aged 15–17 years: an international comparison in eight Latin American countries

Gerson Luis de Moraes Ferrari, Irina Kovalskys, Mauro Fisberg, Georgina Gomez, Attilio Rigotti, Lilia Yadira Cortés Sanabria, Martha Cecilia Yépez García, Rossina Gabriella Pareja Torres, Marianella Herrera-Cuenca, Ioná Zalcman Zimberg, Agiana Prattue., Michael Prattue., Michael Prattue Previdelli, Shaun Scholes, Carlos A. Celis-Morales, Dirceu Solé, on behalf of the ELANS Study Group

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Childhood overweight and obesity and the risk of depression across the lifespan

Deborah Gibson-Smith, Thorhallur I. Halldorsson, Mariska Bot, Ingeborg A. Brouwer, Marjolein Visser, Inga Thorsdottir, Bryndis E. Birgisdottir, Vilmundur Gudnason, Gudny Eiriksdottir, Lenore J. Launer, Tamara B. Harris, Ingibjorg Gunnarsdottir

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Correlating maternal iodine status with neonatal thyroid function in two hospital populations in Ghana: a multicenter cross-sectional pilot study

Selorm A. Dei-Tutu, Adoma Manful, Douglas C. Heimburger, Hawa Malechi, Daniel J. Moore, Samuel A. Oppong, William E. Russell, Muktar H. Aliyu

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Early intervention and follow-up programs among children with cerebral palsy in Moldova: potential impact on impairments?

Ecaterina Gincota Bufteac, Guro L. Andersen, Larisa Spinei, Reidun Birgitta Jahnsen

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

The prevalence of undiagnosed Prediabetes / type 2 diabetes, prehypertension / hypertension and obesity among ethnic groups of adolescents in Western Canada

Shelley Spurr, Jill Bally, Carol Bullin, Diane Allan, Erick McNair

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Gastrointestinal hemorrhage before anticoagulant therapy in Kawasaki disease: a case report

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Neonatal survival and determinants of mortality in Aroresa district, Southern Ethiopia: a prospective cohort study

Alaka Adiso Limaso, Mesay Hailu Dangisso, Desalegn Tsegaw Hibstu

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Analysis of the relationship between the mutation site of the SLC39A4 gene and acrodermatitis enteropathica by reporting a rare Chinese twin: a case report and review of the literature

Wei Zhong, Chao Yang, Lei Zhu, Yu-Qi Huang, Yong-Feng Chen

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Association between constipation and childhood nocturnal enuresis in Taiwan: a population-based matched case-control study

Yu-Chao Hsiao, Jen-Hung Wang, Chia-Ling Chang, Chia-Jung Hsieh, Ming-Chun Chen

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Investigating and managing neonatal seizures in the UK: an explanatory sequential mixed methods approach

Lucy Gossling, James J. P. Alix, Theocharis Stavroulakis, Anthony R. Hart

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Survival and ocular preservation in a long-term cohort of Japanese patients with retinoblastoma

Tamaki Ueda, Yuhki Koga, Hiroshi Yoshikawa, Mika Tanabe, Kanako Yamana, Utako Oba, Kentaro Nakashima, Hiroaki Ono, Takuya Ichimura, Shunji Hasegawa, Wakako Kato, Tetsuko Kobayashi, Hideki Nakayama, Yasunari Sakio Ooshitga, Tadamoshina , Shigenobu Suzuki, Koh-Hei Sonoda, Shouichi Ohga

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

A comparative study of mothers of infants hospitalized in an open ward neonatal intensive care unit and a combined pod and single-family room design

Nancy Feeley, Stephanie Robins, Christine Genest, Robyn Stremler, Phyllis Zelkowitz, Lyne Charbonneau

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Children still experience pain during hospital stay: a cross-sectional study from four countries in Europe

V. Vejzovic, J. Bozic, G. Panova, M. Babajic, A-C Bramhagen

01.12.2020 | Study protocol | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Lactoferrin infant feeding trial_Canada (LIFT_Canada): protocol for a randomized trial of adding lactoferrin to feeds of very-low-birth-weight preterm infants

Elizabeth V. Asztalos, Keith Barrington, Abhay Lodha, William Tarnow-Mordi, Andrew Martin

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Multisystem mitochondrial diseases due to mutations in mtDNA-encoded subunits of complex I.

Tereza Danhelovska, Hana Kolarova, Jiri Zeman, Hana Hansikova, Manuela Vaneckova, Lukas Lambert, Vendula Kucerova-Vidrova, Kamila Berankova, Tomas Honzik, Marketa Tesarova

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Factors influencing occurrence of peritonitis in Saudi children on peritoneal dialysis

Khamisa Al Mokali, Zahra Al Sannaa, Faten Al Mutairi, Anwar E. Ahmed

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Age-period-cohort projection of trends in blood pressure and body mass index in children and adolescents in Hong Kong

Man Ki Kwok, Irene Oi Ling Wong, C. Mary Schooling

01.12.2020 | Correction | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Correction to: Adaptive capacity of 2- to 5-month-old infants to the flow, shape, and flexibility of different teats during bottle feeding: a cross-sectional study

M. L. J. Lagarde, N. van Alfen, S. A. F. de Groot, A. C. H. Geurts, L. van den Engel-Hoek

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Gender differences in treatments and interventions received by children and adolescents with cerebral palsy

Annika Lundkvist Josenby, Tomasz Czuba, Ann I. Alriksson-Schmidt

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Cost effectiveness of a novel device for improving resuscitation of apneic newborns

Ayman Ali, Jacob Nudel, Curtis R. Heberle, Data Santorino, Kristian R. Olson, Chin Hur

01.12.2020 | Correction | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Correction to: Decision-making at the limit of viability: differing perceptions and opinions between neonatal physicians and nurses

Hans Ulrich Bucher, Sabine D. Klein, Manya J. Hendriks, Ruth Baumann-Hölzle, Thomas M. Berger, Jürg C. Streuli, Jean-Claude Fauchère, on behalf of the Swiss Neonatal End-of-Life Study Group

01.12.2020 | Study protocol | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Social inequalities in the participation and activity of children and adolescents with leukemia, brain tumors, and sarcomas (SUPATEEN): a protocol for a multicenter longitudinal prospective observational study

Julia Roick, Reinhard Berner, Toralf Bernig, Bernhard Erdlenbruch, Gabriele Escherich, Jörg Faber, Christoph Klein, Konrad Bochennek, Christian Kratz, Joachim Kühr, Alfred Längler, Holger N. Lode, Markus Metzler, Hermann Müller, Dirk Reinhardt, Axel Sauerbrey, Florian Schepper, Wolfram Scheurlen, Dominik Schneider, Georg Christof Schwabe, Matthias Richter

01.12.2020 | Study protocol | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Stockholm preterm interaction-based intervention (SPIBI) - study protocol for an RCT of a 12-month parallel-group post-discharge program for extremely preterm infants and their parents

Erika Baraldi, Mara Westling Allodi, Kristina Löwing, Ann-Charlotte Smedler, Björn Westrup, Ulrika Ådén

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Clinical, biochemical and metabolic characterization of patients with short-chain enoyl-CoA hydratase (ECHS1) deficiency: two case reports and the review of the literature

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Cerebral disorders in the first 7 years of life in children born post-term: a cohort study

Anne Hald Rolschau, Annette Wind Olesen, Carsten Obel, Jørn Olsen, Chunsen S. Wu, Poul-Erik Kofoed

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

How many words are Australian children hearing in the first year of life?

Mary E. Brushe, John W. Lynch, Sheena Reilly, Edward Melhuish, Sally A. Brinkman

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Behavioral outcome among survivors of childhood brain tumor: a case control study

Hamidah Alias, Sasirekha Krisnan Morthy, Syed Zulkifli Syed Zakaria, Zulaiha Muda, Azmi Mohd Tamil

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Necrotizing soft tissue infection of both ear lobules occurring concomitantly in a set of twins following non-aseptic ear piercing: a case report

U. U. Nnadozie, O.B. Ezeanosike, C.C. Maduba, D.C. Obu, U. S. D. Unigwe

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Neonatal sepsis and its association with birth weight and gestational age among admitted neonates in Ethiopia: systematic review and meta-analysis

Amare Belachew, Tilahun Tewabe

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Comparison of antibiotic and acyclovir usage before and after the implementation of an on-site FilmArray meningitis / encephalitis panel in an academic tertiary pediatric hospital: a retrospective observational study

Alexandra Hagen, Anna Eichinger, Melanie Meyer-Buehn, Tilmann Schober, Johannes Huebner

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Hypoglycemia in patients with congenital muscle disease

Leslie H. Hayes, Pomi Yun, Payam Mohassel, Gina Norato, Sandra Donkervoort, Meganne E. Leach, Rachel Alvarez, Anne Rutkowski, Natalie D. Shaw, A. Reghan Foley, Carsten G. Bönnemann

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Individual, home and preschool-level correlates of preschool children’s sedentary time

Suvi Määttä, Hanna Konttinen, Rejane Augusta de Oliveira Figueiredo, Ari Haukkala, Nina Sajaniemi, Maijaliisa Erkkola, Eva Roos

01.12.2020 | Correspondence | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Standardized neonatal parenteral nutrition formulations - Australasian neonatal parenteral nutrition consensus update 2017

Srinivas Bolisetty, David Osborn, Tim Schindler, John Sinn, Girish Deshpande, Chee Sing Wong, Susan E. Jacobs, Nilkant Phad, Pramod Pharande, Rodney Tobiansky, Melissa Luig, Amit Trivedi, Joanne Mcintosh, Eszter Josza, Gillian Opie, Lyn Downe , Chad Andersen, Vineesh Bhatia, Prasanna Kumar, Katri Malinen, Pita Birch, Karen Simmer, Gemma McLeod, Suzanne Quader, Victor Samuel Rajadurai, Michael Patrick Hewson, Arun Nair, Megan Williams, Jing Xiao, Hari Ravindranathan, Roland Broadbent, Kei Lui

01.12.2020 | Research article | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Cognitive function in metformin exposed children, born to mothers with PCOS - follow-up of an RCT

Hanne Klæboe Greger, Liv Guro Engen Hanem, Heidi Furre Østgård, Eszter Vanky

01.12.2020 | Case report | Issue 1/2020 Open Access

Plastic bronchitis due to adenoviral infection: a case report

Fei Zhou Zhang, Lu Qin, Jie Xin Yuan, Lan Fang Tang