An international panel proposed updated criteria for disease diagnosis, along with a more age-appropriate disease name and definition, for pediatric patients with NAFLD.
Investigators compared the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy vs an attention control for reducing abdominal pain in children with functional abdominal pain.
Investigators assessed the efficacy of probiotics based on duration of symptoms and frequency of diarrhea at the time of treatment initiation in pediatric patients with acute gastroenteritis.
The investigators sought to determine the down-staging success rate and intention-to-treat outcomes according to uniform criteria in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.
Researchers compared levels of physical function, activity, and fatigue in children with intestinal failure vs healthy controls.
Researchers assessed the practices favored by pediatric gastroenterologists for combination immunosuppression in patients with pediatric inflammatory bowel disease.
Investigators assessed the association between functional gastrointestinal disorders in infants and psychological factors in their mothers.
Investigators assessed the relationship between infant sex and the concentrations of vitamin C, E, and fatty acids in human milk.
Investigators sought to compare the gut microbiota composition of children with and without
D fragilis colonization and assess the impact of metronidazole on gut microbiota diversity and composition in D fragilis carriers.
Study authors conducted a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials to study the effectiveness of psychotropic medications in children and adolescents with chronic pain.
Almost half of pediatric opioid prescriptions are considered high-risk by one or more metric, and high-volume prescribers write more than half of the prescriptions.
Investigators conducted a longitudinal cohort study of patients with UC to evaluate how PROMIS Pediatric measures relate to disease activity and health-related quality of life.
The researchers investigated how emotion regulation trajectories in children from 3 to 7 years of age were associated with symptoms of anorexia nervosa and atypical anorexia nervosa in adolescence.
Researchers explain current prophylactic regimen failures in ensuring effective vitamin K absorption under cholestatic conditions and demonstrate how gastro-resistant mixed micelles could be used to overcome these limitations.
Although the rise in pediatric obesity predates the COVID-19 pandemic, stressors experienced during the pandemic exposed inequities in children’s health.
Investigators assessed the safety and efficacy of XiaojiDaozhi Decoction, a form of Chinese herbal medicine, in relieving childhood constipation.
Because outcomes of appendectomy vary by patient age, family income, and transfer status, the researchers compared outcomes in these subgroups.
The expanded approval was based on data from an open-label phase 2 trial that evaluated Epclusa in 41 patients 3 years to less than 6 years of age with chronic HCV infection.
Investigators sought to evaluate the relationship between Hill grade confirmed with EGD and the degree of gastroesophageal reflux in children with GERD.
The researchers’ goal was to describe the clinical characteristics and therapeutic options available to pediatric patients with cluster headache.