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  1. The majority of children with COVID-19 have only minor symptoms or none at all. COVID-19, on the other hand, can cause serious illness in some children, necessitating hospitalization, intensive care, and invas...

    Authors: Ilirjana Bakalli, Marsela Biqiku, Durim Cela, Adnand Demrozi, Ermira Kola, Ermela Celaj, Inva Gjeta, Durim Sala and Dea Klironomi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:300
  2. Although treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) contains neurotoxic agents, studies investigating neurocognitive outcomes in children with AML are sparse. We evaluated late cognitive effects in children tre...

    Authors: Satoko Takahashi, Satomi Sato, Shunji Igarashi, Hitoshi Dairoku, Yuichi Takiguchi and Tetsuya Takimoto
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:298
  3. Lower socioeconomic status is associated with poorer wellbeing among children. Identifying how children participate in after-school activities and how after-school activities are associated with wellbeing may ...

    Authors: Eliza Kennewell, Rachel G. Curtis, Carol Maher, Samuel Luddy and Rosa Virgara
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:297
  4. Severe acute malnutrition is a major problem among developing countries and it is one of the major causes of mortality and morbidity in Ethiopia. The impact is more severe among children aged 6–23 months. Seve...

    Authors: Tigist Gebremaryam, Desalegne Amare, Tilksew Ayalew, Agimasie Tigabu and Tiruye Menshaw
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:296
  5. A recent survey revealed that extensive off-label use of sugammadex in pediatric anesthesia deserved particular attention. The present study with trial sequential analysis (TSA) aimed to evaluate the effects o...

    Authors: Bingchen Lang, Lu Han, Linan Zeng, Qianqian Zhang, Shouming Chen, Liang Huang, Zhijun Jia, Qin Yu and Lingli Zhang
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:295
  6. In the last decades, the average age for toilet training has increased in the western world. It is suggested that the postponed initiation of toilet training is a contributing factor to problems related to bow...

    Authors: Terese Nilsson, Anna Leijon, Ulla Sillén, Anna-Lena Hellström and Barbro Hedin Skogman
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:294
  7. Congenital cytomegalovirus infection (cCMV) is the most common known viral cause of neurodevelopmental delay in children. The risk of severe cerebral abnormalities and neurological sequelae is greatest when th...

    Authors: Laurien Vanbuggenhout, Michael Aertsen, Luc De Catte and Gunnar Naulaers
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:293
  8. Oral feeding problems will cause long-term hospitalization of the infant and increase the cost of hospitalization. This study aimed to compare the effect of two methods of sucking on pacifier and mother's fing...

    Authors: Fatemeh Shaki, Parvin Aziznejadroshan, Zahra Akbarian Rad, Mohammad Chehrazi and Afsaneh Arzani
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:292
  9. Most babies admitted to a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) require a peripheral intravenous catheter (PIVC). PIVCs are secured using splints and adhesive dressings applied to the skin. Removing the dressing...

    Authors: Deborah L. Harris, Melissa Schlegel, Anna Markovitz, Lisa Woods and Tamara Miles
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:291
  10. Neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is an important cause of mortality and morbidity. Effective indicators for the early diagnosis of brain injury after HIE and prognosis are lacking. This study aim...

    Authors: Hui-Zhi Huang, Xiao-Feng Hu, Xiao-Hong Wen and Li-Qi Yang
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:290
  11. Obesity and hypertension represent serious health issues affecting the pediatric population with increasing prevalence. Hypovitaminosis D has been suggested to be associated with arterial hypertension. Seroton...

    Authors: Katarína Krivošíková, Zora Krivošíková, Ladislava Wsolová, Tomáš Seeman and Ľudmila Podracká
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:289
  12. Bladder and bowel dysfunction (BBD) is a common disorder in children that is often associated with psychosocial and behavioral problems. Data specific to BBD in Asian children are comparatively scarce. Accordi...

    Authors: Achra Sumboonnanonda, Punnarat Sawangsuk, Patharawan Sungkabuth, Janpen Muangsampao, Walid A. Farhat and Nuntawan Piyaphanee
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:288
  13. Anti-α-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptor (AMPAR) encephalitis is a rare autoimmune synaptic encephalitis associated with autoantibodies that cause a selective decrease in surface expr...

    Authors: Wei Han, Jiannan Ma, Li Jiang and Min Cheng
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:287
  14. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is diagnosed increasingly in children and adolescents. We aimed to investigate the prevalence and related influencing factors of NAFLD in school-aged children and adol...

    Authors: Guan Lin, Zhang Xinhe, Tian Haoyu, Jin Xing, Li Dan, Wang Ningning, Sun Jing, Wang Xue, Zeng Zilu and Li Yiling
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:286
  15. Glycogen storage disease type III (GSD III) is a rare autosomal recessive glycogenolysis disorder due to AGL gene variants, characterized by hepatomegaly, fasting hypoglycemia, hyperlipidemia, elevated hepatic tr...

    Authors: Jing Wang, Yuping Yu, Chunquan Cai, Xiufang Zhi, Ying Zhang, Yu Zhao and Jianbo Shu
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:284
  16. During the past three decades, growth charts have become one of the principal tools for monitoring anthropometric development in individuals and populations as well. Growth references by the CDC and other coun...

    Authors: Ali Zamlout, Kamal Alwannous, Ali Kahila, Majd Yaseen, Raneem Albadish, Morhaf Aleid, Karina Hamzah, Mahmoud Monther, Oudai Akkari, Amah Hasan, Manal Hasan, Ammar Khallouf, Amjad Obied, Amna Schmidt, Sara Deeb, Orwa Deeb…
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:282
  17. Admission hypothermia (AH, < 36.5℃) remains a major challenge for global neonatal survival, especially in developing countries. Baseline research shows nearly 89.3% of very low birth weight (VLBW, < 1500 g) in...

    Authors: Shu-yu Bi, Yong-hui Yu, Cong Li, Ping Xu, Hai-yan Xu, Jia-hui Li, Qiong-yu Liu, Min Li, Xin-jian Liu and Hui Wang
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:281
  18. Birth asphyxia is the inability of a newborn to start and conserve breathing immediately after birth. Globally, 2.5 million infants die within their first month of life every year, contributing nearly 47% of a...

    Authors: Kebebew Lemma, Direslgne Misker, Mekidim Kassa, Hanan Abdulkadir and Kusse Otayto
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:280
  19. As admissions to paediatric intensive care units (PICU) rise and mortality rates decline, the focus is shifting from survival to quality of survivorship. There is paucity of internationally accepted guidelines...

    Authors: M. Waak, J. Harnischfeger, A. Ferguson, K. Gibbons, K. H. Nguyen and D. Long
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:279
  20. The present study aimed to assess the gait capacity of youths with Charcot Marie Tooth disease (CMT), considering the different foot postures as a grouping variable. 

    Authors: Cyntia Rogean de Jesus Alves de Baptista, Beatriz Garcia, Juliana Cardoso, Adriana Nascimento Elias, Beatriz Parra Buzzetti and Ana Claudia Mattiello-Sverzut
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:277
  21. Despite immense benefits of physical activity on health and developmental outcomes, few children achieve recommended daily levels of physical activity. Given more than half of families with children own a dog,...

    Authors: Michelle Ng, Elizabeth Wenden, Leanne Lester, Carri Westgarth and Hayley Christian
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:276
  22. Puberty is a period of intense changes in human body and, additionally, participation in sports is viewed as prominent form of physical activity among male adolescent athletes. The current study was aimed to e...

    Authors: Daniela C. Costa, João Valente-dos-Santos, Paulo Sousa-e-Silva, Diogo V. Martinho, João P. Duarte, Oscar M. Tavares, Joaquim M. Castanheira, Tomás G. Oliveira, Sandra Abreu, Neiva Leite, Ricardo R. Agostinete, Rômulo A. Fernandes, Daniel Courteix and Manuel J. Coelho-e-Silva
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:275
  23. In recent decades, a global increase in the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity has been observed in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.

    Authors: María Teresa Pastor-Fajardo, María Teresa Fajardo-Giménez, Vicente María Bosch-Giménez and José Pastor-Rosado
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:274
  24. Poor diets, characterized by excess fat, sugar and sodium intakes, are considered to be one of the most important modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Diet patterns and intakes during adolescenc...

    Authors: Indah K. Murni, Dian C. Sulistyoningrum, Rina Susilowati, Madarina Julia and Kacie M. Dickinson
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:273
  25. Sepsis is among the leading causes of critical illness worldwide. It includes physiologic, pathologic, and biochemical abnormalities, induced by infection. Novel methods for recognizing a dysregulated inflamma...

    Authors: Linda Rautiainen, Anna Cirko, Jana Pavare, Ilze Grope, Gita Gersone, Peteris Tretjakovs and Dace Gardovska
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:272
  26. Acid base and blood gas measurements provide essential information, especially in critically ill neonates. After birth, rapidly changing physiology and difficulty to obtain blood samples represent unique chall...

    Authors: Nariae Baik-Schneditz, Bernhard Schwaberger, Berndt Urlesberger, Christina Helene Wolfsberger, Marlies Bruckner and Gerhard Pichler
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:271
  27. Childhood fractures can have a significant impact on the daily lives of families affecting children’s normal activities and parent’s work. Wrist fractures are the most common childhood fracture. The more serio...

    Authors: E. E. Phelps, E. Tutton, M. L. Costa, J. Achten, A. Moscrop and D. C. Perry
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:270
  28. Newborn hearing screening results indicated that more than 40% of the detected infants had no recognized risk factors. To determine whether maternal exposure to ambient air pollutants and experience of stressf...

    Authors: Bingzhi Chen, Shaoyi Chen, Lidan Duan, Muyang Zhang, Xiaoqun Liu and Yanying Duan
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:269
  29. Vaccine prevents about 2–3 million deaths from vaccine-preventable diseases each year. However, immunization coverage in Ethiopia is lower than the herd immunity level required to prevent the spread of all vac...

    Authors: Menberu Muluye, Lemessa Oljira, Addis Eyeberu, Tamirat Getachew, Adera Debella, Alemayehu Deressa and Merga Dheresa
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:268
  30. Ethiopia witnessed an unprecedented decline in under-5 and neonatal mortalities since 2000. But, neonatal mortality still accounts for the largest proportion of under-five child mortality. Quality of service a...

    Authors: Metasebiya Zelalem Ayichew, Lemma Derseh Gezie, Abebaw Addis Gelagay and Desalegn Anmut Bitew
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:266
  31. In South Sudan, sleeping sickness is a frequent condition caused by human African trypanosomiasis. There are two stages that are well-known. When the CNS is affected, especially with Trypanosoma gambiense infe...

    Authors: Etedal Ahmed A. Ibrahim, Mohammed Gasm Elseed M. Elmahal, Khabab Abbasher Hussien Mohamed Ahmed, Elfatih A. Hasabo and Mohammed Eltahier Abdalla Omer
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:265
  32. The infant mortality rate (IMR) is considered a basic measure of public health for countries around the world. The specific aim of our study was to provide an updated description of infant mortality rate among...

    Authors: Xue Yu, Yanping Wang, Leni Kang, Lei Miao, Xiaowei Song, Xuemei Ran, Jun Zhu, Juan Liang, Qi Li, Li Dai, Xiaohong Li, Chunhua He and Mingrong Li
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:264
  33. Infants undergo painful procedures while receiving care and treatment. Blood sampling is the most common painful procedure for infants. Pain control plays a significant role in preventing unwanted physical and...

    Authors: Mahla Talebi, Seyedeh Roghayeh Jafarian Amiri, Parvin Aziznejad Roshan, Ali Zabihi, Yadollah Zahedpasha and Mohammad Chehrazi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:263
  34. Globally, perinatal asphyxia (PNA) is a significant cause of most neonatal deaths. Similarly, the burden of birth asphyxia in Ethiopia remains high (22.52%) and has been noted the second leading cause of neona...

    Authors: Fekadeselassie Belege Getaneh, Girum sebsbie, Mekonen Adimasu, Natnael Moges Misganaw, Desalegn Abebaw Jember, Dires Birhanu Mihretie, Shiferaw Abeway and Zebenay Workneh Bitew
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:262
  35. Monitoring body composition and changes in energy expenditure during maturation and growth is significant, as many components can influence body structure in adulthood. In the case of young players, when these...

    Authors: Edyta Łuszczki, Anna Bartosiewicz, Maciej Kuchciak, Katarzyna Dereń, Łukasz Oleksy, Olga Adamska and Artur Mazur
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:260
  36. It has been shown that abnormalities of coagulation and fibrinolysis system are involved in the pathogenesis of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), but not well studied challenge in the context of early detection...

    Authors: Wei Feng, Jinping Hou, Xiaohong Die, Jing Sun, Zhenhua Guo, Wei Liu and Yi Wang
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:259
  37. Anogenital distance (AGD) is a marker of prenatal androgen exposure and a tool for assessment of differences of sex development. Data for AGD in newborns have been published, but these findings may not be appl...

    Authors: Nattakarn Numsriskulrat, Khomsak Srilanchakon, Chaiyat Pronprechatham, Sopon Pornkunwilai and Vichit Supornsilchai
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:258
  38. Adherence to standard guidelines is imperative when question comes to disease management. The present study aimed to evaluate the administration of adjunctive vitamin D therapy in various diseases, its adheren...

    Authors: Hafsa Arshad, Faiz Ullah Khan, Naveed Ahmed, Naveed Anwer, Ali Hassan Gillani and Asim.ur. Rehman
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:257
  39. Delayed cord clamping (DCC) is practiced worldwide, as standard care in both term and preterm babies. Our aim was to determine the hemodynamic effects of DCC on transitional circulation.

    Authors: Bhvya Gupta, Rameshwor Yengkhom, Nishant Banait, Chinmay Chetan, Prince Pareek and Pradeep Suryawanshi
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:256
  40. Across the globe, 149 and 49 million children are stunted and wasted, respectively. Prevalence of stunting and wasting is 40.2 and 17.7% in children of Pakistan. Stunting and wasting are accompanied with genet...

    Authors: Ulfat Khadija, Shahid Mahmood, Ammara Ainee, Muhammad Yousaf Quddoos, Hajra Ahmad, Afeefa Khadija, Syeda Mahvish Zahra and Ashiq Hussain
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:255
  41. The COVID-19 pandemic led to improved hygiene and reduced social encounters. Near elimination of the activity of respiratory syncytial virus and influenza viruses were observed, worldwide. Therefore, we assess...

    Authors: Noga Givon-Lavi, Dana Danino, Bart Adriaan van der Beek, Amir Sharf, David Greenberg and Shalom Ben-Shimol
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:254
  42. Of the 1.8 million adolescents between the ages of 10 and 19 living with HIV globally in 2020; approximately 1.5 million of these live in sub-Saharan Africa. These adolescents living with HIV (ALHIV) are at hi...

    Authors: Esther C. Kip, Michael Udedi, Kazione Kulisewa, Vivian F. Go and Bradley N. Gaynes
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:253
  43. Bronchopleural fistula (BPF) is a severe complication following pneumonia or pulmonary surgery, resulting in persistent air leakage (PAL) and pneumothorax. Surgical options include resection, coverage of the f...

    Authors: Winfried Baden, Michael Hofbeck, Steven W. Warmann, Juergen F. Schaefer and Ludger Sieverding
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:250
  44. Neonatal adrenal hemorrhage (NAH) is an almost infrequent phenomenon (0.2–0.55%). Mechanical compression and alterations of venous pressure during delivery are considered the most probable explanations. Approx...

    Authors: Golnaz Ghazizadeh Esslami and Atousa Moienafshar
    Citation: BMC Pediatrics 2022 22:248

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