How is adolescent e-cigarette use associated with later cigarette and smokeless tobacco use? In this Q&A, Brittney Keller-Hamilton, PhD, MPH, answered our questions about her team’s study examining this relationship.
In this article, Scott T. Vergano, MD, writes about follow-up care for cancer survivors, diagnosis of hematogenous osteomyelitis, and type 1 and type 2 diabetes in pediatric patients. He also writes about the differences in earning potential for pediatric and adult physicians.
A 4-month-old girl was transferred to our hospital from her primary care physician’s office with concern for worsening feeding intolerance and poor weight gain. The girl had been born preterm at 26 weeks of gestation, with a history of bronchopulmonary dysplasia and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
An 11-year-old girl presented to the emergency department with a 3-day history of left lower abdominal pain, blood-streaked emesis, and anorexia. She denied history of fever, weight loss, diarrhea, dysuria, or vaginal discharge.