Volume 6 - Issue 6 - June 2007

Consultant for Pediatricians

television watching in children
television watching in children
04/29/2011

By Alexander K. C. Leung, MD and C. Pion Kao, MD
Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary

By Alexander K. C. Leung, MD and C. Pion Kao, MD Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary ...
A brown band runs along the longitudinal axis of this teenager’s thumb.
04/29/2011
television watching in children
television watching in children
04/29/2011

LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD – Series Editor
Dr Hirsch is a fellow at Nemours Center for Children's Health Media in Wilmington, Del, and an associate at Jefferson Faculty Pediatrics at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. She is also a medical editor for www.KidsHealth.org. Dr Pohl is professor of pediatrics and associate dean of student affairs and career counseling at Jefferson Medical College.

LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD – Series EditorDr Hirsch is a fellow at Nemo...
<DIV id=article-content-body> <P>According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the average child watches 4 hours of television per day.<SUP>1</SUP> By the time a child...
04/29/2011
Bowel obstruction
Bowel obstruction
04/29/2011
June 1, 2007
June 1, 2007
I believe the classification scheme and the biochemical pathways proposed for oligosaccharidoses outlined in a recen
04/29/2011
Bowel obstruction
Bowel obstruction
04/29/2011

CRAIG J. HUANG, MD

CRAIG J. HUANG, MD
Two days after "heading" a soccer ball, a 17-year-old boy presented to the emergency department with progressive pain and a foreign-body sensation in his left eye.
04/29/2011
Bowel obstruction
Bowel obstruction
04/29/2011

LINDA S. NIELD, MD, SHARMILA NANDA, MD, JEAN SOMESHWAR, MD, FLORENCE C. DALCANTO, MD, SHIV SOMESHWAR, MD, JOHN J. COLLINS, MD, and MARGARET JAYNES, MD
West Virginia University

LINDA S. NIELD, MD, SHARMILA NANDA, MD, JEAN SOMESHWAR, MD, FLORENCE C. DALCANTO, MD, S...
<DIV id=article-content-body> <P>Cerebral palsy (CP) refers to a group of nonprogressive neurological conditions defined by specific motor deficits or movement disorders. It is often associated...
04/29/2011
Bowel obstruction
Bowel obstruction
04/29/2011

By DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD-Series Editor

By DAVID L. KAPLAN, MD-Series Editor
For several weeks, this 21/2-year-old boy has had erythematous annular lesions on the lower trunk and proximal lower extremities.
04/29/2011
Bowel obstruction
Bowel obstruction
04/29/2011

By LESTER MAYERS, MD and BARRY MORIARTY, ATC
Pace University

By LESTER MAYERS, MD and BARRY MORIARTY, ATCPace University
Tattooing and body piercing are popular among adolescents, many of whom may not be aware of possible medical complications.
04/29/2011
Bowel obstruction
Bowel obstruction
04/29/2011

MICHELLE NGUYEN, MD
Florida Hospital Orlando

MICHELLE NGUYEN, MD Florida Hospital Orlando
A 4-year-old Hispanic girl presented with abdominal pain of 2 months' duration that had been increasing in intensity for the past 2 days.
04/29/2011
stool discoloration
stool discoloration
04/29/2011

JOHN P. WHITE, MD

JOHN P. WHITE, MD
While playing on a brick walkway in her backyard, a 4-year-old girl stepped on a puss caterpillar and was stung.
04/29/2011
stool discoloration
stool discoloration
04/29/2011

ROY BENAROCH, MD
Roswell, Georgia

ROY BENAROCH, MD Roswell, Georgia
The parents of a 9-month-old boy were concerned about the bright red color of their son's feces. Over the course of an hour, the infant had 3 bowel movements that appeared to the family to be...
04/29/2011
Fever and Rash
Fever and Rash
04/29/2011

By Child Abuse-or Mimic? SUSHMA NUTHAKKI, MD and RANDALL SCHLIEVERT, MD

By Child Abuse-or Mimic? SUSHMA NUTHAKKI, MD and RANDALL SCHLIEVERT, MD
A healthy 4-year-old girl presented to the emergency department (ED) with suspected inflicted burns on the tongue.
04/29/2011
Fever and Rash
Fever and Rash
04/29/2011
By BHAGWAN DAS BANG, MD
By BHAGWAN DAS BANG, MD
For about a week, a 4-year-old girl had a nonpruritic rash that initially appeared on her legs and arms.
04/29/2011