Respiratory

Primary care providers key to tobacco prevention in teens

July 21, 2020

A recent report emphasizes the work of primary care physicians and pediatricians in preventing tobacco use in teens, noting that prevention is the best tool to combat smoking initiation.

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children associated with COVID-19

July 13, 2020

Children who at first did not appear to contract COVID-19 have been found to exhibit a more serious illness that has now been reported worldwide. Two experts offer guidance on recognizing and treating multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C).

As-needed follow-up after hospitalization for bronchiolitis is effective

July 09, 2020

Scheduled follow-up following hospitalization for bronchiolitis is typical care, but a new report questions whether as-needed care can be just as effective.