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  1. In limited resource settings, identification of factors that predict the occurrence of pulmonary hypertension(PH) in children with atrial septal defect(ASD) is important to decide which patients should be prio...

    Authors: Indah K Murni, Taichi Kato, Muhammad Taufik Wirawan, Nadya Arafuri, Kristia Hermawan, Anggoro Budi Hartopo, Dyah Wulan Anggrahini, Sasmito Nugroho, Noormanto Noormanto, Noriaki Emoto and Lucia Kris Dinarti
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:288
  2. The Haematological Reference Intervals (RIs) are prone to vary on the basis of various factors such as altitude, age, sex, socioeconomic status, etc. These values play a major role in laboratory data interpret...

    Authors: Keyur Sabnis, Swati Ghanghurde, Akash Shukla, Dhriti Sukheja and Mohit V. Rojekar
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:287
  3. Suboptimal vitamin D status is common in people with celiac disease (CeD), a disease that can be characterized by the presence of serum anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (TG2A) (i.e., TG2A positivity). T...

    Authors: Laura A. van der Velde, Sanne A. Beth, Trudy Voortman, Menno C. van Zelm, Henriette A. Moll and Jessica C. Kiefte-de Jong
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:286
  4. Inborn errors of amino acid metabolism are chronic conditions that have many sequels. Mothers of these children are facing different challenges which are underdetermined. This study was done to explore lived e...

    Authors: Sara Shirdelzade, Monir Ramezani, Peyman Eshraghi and Abbas Heydari
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:285

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:309

  5. Mother-To-Child-Transmission (MTCT) of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) occurs during pregnancy, delivery and breastfeeding, and cause infection among several new-borns. However, there is limited recent evid...

    Authors: Gadissa Gutema, Habteyes Hailu Tola, Dinka Fikadu, Dereje Leta, Birra Bejiga, Jaleta Bulti Tura, Saro Abdella and Hassen Mamo
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:283
  6. Upstream infection with vaginal flora can develop into tubal endothelial damage and tubal edema, which can lead to tubal obstruction and fallopian tube abscess if left untreated. Fallopian tube abscess in adol...

    Authors: Xi-Feng He, Xiu-Ping Du and Cui-Feng Qiao
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:282
  7. Children with spina bifida (SB) may have congenital or acquired foot deformities due to neurological defects in the spinal cord. As the musculoskeletal system keeps growing, foot deformities can develop or bec...

    Authors: Hyeseon Yun, Eun Kyoung Choi, Hyun Woo Kim, Jeong Sook Ha, Doo Sung Kim and Kun-Bo Park
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:281
  8. Advances in medicine have improved the chances of survival following burn injuries, however, psychosocial outcomes have not seen the same improvement, and burn injuries can be distressing for both the child or...

    Authors: Alix Woolard, Nicole Wickens, Lisa McGivern, Patricia de Gouveia Belinelo, Lisa Martin, Fiona Wood, Elmie Janse van Rensburg and Helen Milroy
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:280
  9. In recent years, the positive effect of non-pharmacological methods such as listening to music in reducing the level of anxiety of hospitalized patients has been reported. This study aimed to determine the eff...

    Authors: Ashrafalsadat Hakim, Seyedeh Shima Hosseini Kaldozkhi, Ashraf Tashakori and Saeed Ghanbari
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:279

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:314

  10. Interferon-gamma receptor deficiency is a heterogeneous spectrum of disease which involves mutations in IFNGR1, IFNGR2 genes, and the downstream signaling proteins such as STAT1. These mutations are associated wi...

    Authors: Hossein Esmaeilzadeh, Zahra Chavoshzadeh, Seyed Hesamedin Nabavizadeh, Soheila Alyasin, Ali Amanati and Aida Askarisarvestani
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:278
  11. Stunting is a syndrome that begins at conception and leads to severe, irreversible physiological, physical and cognitive damage as an irreversible consequence of nutritional deficiencies and recurrent infectio...

    Authors: Gizu Tola, Andargachew Kassa, Melkamu Getu, Bekem Dibaba and Shambel Neggesse
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:276
  12. Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia (NH) is a major cause of hospitalization after birth. Previous studies indicated that vitamin D deficiency might play an important role in NH susceptibility, but the results were co...

    Authors: Weiwei Zhou, Ping Wang, Yanrui Bai, Ying Zhang, Jianbo Shu and Yang Liu
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:275
  13. A mobile health (mHealth) application can encourage parents and pediatric patients to be involved in caring for their child’s health condition by providing the ability to identify and actively manage chemothe...

    Authors: Dwi Novrianda, Elisabeth Siti Herini, Fitri Haryanti, Eddy Supriyadi and Lutfan Lazuardi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:274
  14. Pyriform sinus fistulas (PSFs) are rare congenital anomalies of the third or fourth brachial pouch. Dyspnea is reportedly secondary to compression by a neck mass. However, hoarseness, as the first symptom of P...

    Authors: Toshifumi Otsuki, Ryoichi Onuma, Kohei Tonsho, Dai Saito, Hideyuki Sakai, Miki Kamimura, Yohei Watanabe, Noriko Kurihara, Eiichi Ishida and Satoru Kumaki
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:273
  15. Diarrhoea is one of the leading reasons for under-five child mortality and morbidity across the globe and especially in low- and middle-income countries like India. The present study aims to investigate and id...

    Authors: Koustav Ghosh, Atreyee Sinha Chakraborty and Shoummo SenGupta
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:272
  16. The longitudinal relation between parenting practices and styles with children’s body mass index z-scores (zBMI) is poorly understood. Previous studies suggest the relationship may be complex, but small sample...

    Authors: Lisa Kakinami, Prince Kevin Danieles, Fatemeh Hosseininasabnajar, Tracie A. Barnett, Mélanie Henderson, Andraea Van Hulst, Lisa A. Serbin, Dale M. Stack and Gilles Paradis
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:270
  17. Malnutrition in childhood has lasting consequences; its effects not only last a lifetime but are also passed down from generation to generation such as short stature, school-aged children are the most vulnerab...

    Authors: Mobina Zeinalabedini, Behzad Zamani, Ensieh Nasli-Esfahani and Leila Azadbakht
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:269
  18. The purpose of this systematic review was to appraise the literature on the association between preterm birth and developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH).

    Authors: Amirhossein Ghaseminejad-Raeini, Parmida Shahbazi, Ghazale Roozbahani, Amirmohammad Sharafi, Seyyed Hossein Shafiei, Yousof Fallah and Soroush Baghdadi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:268
  19. The purpose of this study was to analyze the outcomes of the combination of ultrasound (US)-guided percutaneous external drainage and subsequent definitive operation to manage complicated choledochal cyst in c...

    Authors: Jiayu Yan, Chuankai Lv, Dan Zhang, Mingkang Zheng, Chunhui Peng, Wenbo Pang, Wei Chen, Siwei Wang, Xiaoman Wang and Yajun Chen
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:266
  20. To investigate the prevalence of hypertension in adolescents and children in the Taicang area and analyse related factors to provide a theoretical basis for the prevention and control of hypertension in this r...

    Authors: Zhongxing Lu, Yan Teng, Lifang Wang, Lishan Jia, Zhiyun Chen and Shouling Ding
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:265
  21. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can cause invasive infections with significant mortality in neonates. This study aimed to analyze the clinical characteristics and antibiotic resistance profiles...

    Authors: Xia Wu, Chuanqing Wang, Leiyan He, Hongmei Xu, Chunmei Jing, Yinghu Chen, Jikui Deng, Aiwei Lin, Huiling Deng, Huijun Cai, Yiping Chen, Jinhong Yang, Ting Zhang, Qing Cao, Jianhua Hao, Yuanyuan Huang…
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:264
  22. Childhood apraxia of speech (CAS) is a pediatric motor-based speech sound disorder that requires a specialized approach to intervention. The extant literature on the treatment of CAS commonly recommends intens...

    Authors: Jenya Iuzzini-Seigel, Julie Case, Maria I. Grigos, Shelley L. Velleman, Donna Thomas and Elizabeth Murray
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:263
  23. Some studies suggest a higher effectiveness of motivational interviewing compared to common oral health instruction in healthy individuals. As regards to higher prevalence of dental diseases like early childho...

    Authors: Niloofar Falahinia, Samaneh Razeghi, Ahmad Reza Shamshiri, Manijeh Firoozi and Simin Zahra Mohebbi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:261
  24. Allergic rhinitis (AR) affects 10–15% of children. Symptoms in seasonal AR are influenced by pollen exposure. Pollen counts vary throughout the pollen season and therefore, symptom severity fluctuates. This st...

    Authors: Ellen Tameeris, Arthur M. Bohnen, Patrick J. E. Bindels and Gijs Elshout
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:258
  25. Vitamin A deficiency is one of the major public health problems in low and middle-income countries including Ethiopia. Despite this fact, little attention was given to routine vitamin A supplementation in hard...

    Authors: Bihon Berihun, Fantaye Chemir, Mehari Gebru and Fisha Alebel GebreEyesus
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:257
  26. Despite growing awareness of the problem of food security, some areas of Iran continue to experience food insecurity. The aim of the present study was to evaluate maternal performance about food security in di...

    Authors: Sedigheh Yeganeh, Niloofar Motamed, Saeid Najafpour Boushehri, Razieh Bagherzadeh and Maryam Ravanipour
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:256
  27. Treatment with adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) or a corticosteroid is the first choice for infantile spasms (IS), and vigabatrin is the first choice for children with tuberous sclerosis. Although corticoste...

    Authors: Jieling Li, Yujing Gao, Jie Cao, Fangcheng Cai and Xiuquan Zhai
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:255
  28. Diarrhoea is the most commonly related disease caused by Aeromonas. To improve knowledge on prevalence, this systematic review and meta-analysis was performed to evaluate the global prevalence of Aeromonas in chi...

    Authors: Hamid Sadeghi, Ahad Alizadeh, Majid Vafaie, Mohammad Reza Maleki and Saeideh Gholamzadeh Khoei
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:254
  29. Globally, two out of five children living with HIV (CLHIV) are unaware of their HIV status, and a little more than 50% are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART). This paper describes case-finding strategies a...

    Authors: Esther Nwanja, Pius Nwaokoro, Uduak Akpan, Otoyo Toyo, Golda Ezeh, Iheanyichukwu Elechi, Helen Idiong, Titilope Badru, Olusola Sanwo, Augustine Idemudia, Satish Raj Pandey, Hadiza Khamofu and Moses Bateganya
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:253
  30. Trisomy 18 syndrome (T18) is the second most common autosomal trisomy and has a high risk of fetal loss and stillbirth. Aggressive surgical treatments for the respiratory, cardiac, or digestive systems of pati...

    Authors: In Gyu Song, Seung Han Shin, Yoon-Min Cho and Youna Lim
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:252
  31. Irrational prescription and its subsequent costs are a major challenge worldwide. Health systems must provide appropriate conditions for the implementation of national and international strategies to prevent i...

    Authors: Reyhane Izadi, Abbas Habibolahi, Nader Jahanmehr and Soheila Khodakarim
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:251
  32. It is proposed that the development of parenteral nutrition-associated cholestasis (PNAC) was significantly associated with preterm birth, low birth weight, infection, etc.; however, the etiology and pathogene...

    Authors: Ya-sen Wang, Wei Shen, Qing Yang, Rong Lin, Li-xia Tang, Rui-miao Bai, Dong Yang, Juan Zhang, Yi-jia Zhang, Wen-ting Yu, Shi-rong Song, Juan Kong, Si-yu Song, Jian Mao, Xiao-mei Tong, Zhan-kui Li…
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:250

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:305

  33. The effectiveness and tolerability of lacosamide (LCM) among Chinese children and adolescents with refractory epilepsy has not yet been established. Therefore, the objective of this study was to assess the eff...

    Authors: Ting Zhao, Lu-hai Yu, Hui-lan Zhang, Jing Yu, Jie Feng, Ting-ting Wang, Yan Sun and Hong-jian Li
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:249
  34. To study the effects of vitamin D supplementation on physical growth and neurologic development of very preterm infants receiving nesting intervention in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

    Authors: Wei-qin Tang, Ning Ma, Li-ying Meng, Ya-wen Luo, Ying-jie Wang and Di Zhang
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:248
  35. Biliary atresia (BA) is a rare cause of persistent jaundice in infants that can result in vitamin K malabsorption and vitamin K deficiency bleeding (VKDB). We present an infant with BA who developed a rapidly ...

    Authors: Kohei Kawahara, Koki Ota, Shingo Numoto, Nami Nakamura, Ryosuke Miyamoto, Hitoshi Honma, Yusuke Morishita, Katsuhisa Kawanami, Nozomi Matsushita, Shoko Kato, Kenitiro Kaneko, Akihisa Okumura and Hideyuki Iwayama
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:247
  36. We aimed to examine the reliability and validity of Chengdu pediatric emergency triage criteria in order to provide a reference for the development of pediatric emergency triage within other hospitals.

    Authors: Yingying Zhao, Liqing He, Juan Hu, Jing Zhao, Xiaolan Yi and Humin Huang
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:246
  37. There is very little information on the beliefs and perceptions of mothers about SIDS and its related risk factors in Africa. To better understand parental decisions about infant sleep practices and other risk...

    Authors: Godwin K. Osei-Poku, Lawrence Mwananyanda, Patricia A. Elliott, William B. MacLeod, Somwe Wa Somwe, Rachel C. Pieciak, Arnold Hamapa and Christopher J. Gill
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:245
  38. The aim of the study was to determine the rate of cytomegalovirus virolactia in the human milk (HM) of mothers of VLBW infants, compare the CMV infection rates and the changes in CMV DNA viral load and nutrien...

    Authors: Mi Lim Chung, Heungsup Sung, Euiseok Jung, Byong Sop Lee, Ki Soo Kim and Ellen Ai-Rhan Kim
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:244
  39. Shock in children remains the primary cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide. Furthermore, its management outcome is improved using many hemodynamic parameters, such as cardiac power (CP) and lactate clear...

    Authors: Irene Yuniar, Reni Fitriasari, Yogi Prawira, Setyo Handryastuti, Muzal Kadim, Silvia Triratna and Mulyadi M. Djer
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:243
  40. Optimizing rectal suction biopsy (RSB) diagnostics in Hirschsprung’s disease (HD) may shorten diagnostic time and prevent need for repeated biopsies.

    Authors: Emma Fransson, Emilia Gottberg, Rodrigo Munoz Mitev, David Gisselsson, Kristine Hagelsteen, Louise Tofft, Pernilla Stenström and Christina Granéli
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:242
  41. Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, SARS-CoV-2 has evolved into independent new forms, variants of concern (VOCs). While epidemiological data showed increased transmissibility of VOCs, their impact on cl...

    Authors: Shima Mahmoudi, Babak Pourakbari, Sepideh Benvari, Reihaneh Hosseinpour Sadeghi, Mohammad Reza Abdolsalehi, Mohammad Ali Shahbabaie, Fatemeh Jalali, Fatemeh Safari, Amene Navaeian and Setareh Mamishi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:241
  42. COVID-19 infection is generally regarded as an acute self-limiting illness in children, but it can cause significant morbidity and mortality in both healthy and high-risk children. There are limited data on th...

    Authors: Laxmi V Ghimire, Fu-Sheng Chou, Othman A. Aljohani and Anita J. Moon-Grady
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2023 23:240

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