In case you missed it: August 30 to September 3

It was a very busy week for the Contemporary Pediatrics team.

This week’s top articles included:

Addressing the uncertainties in schools caused by the delta variant

A press briefing from the Infectious Diseases Society of America focused on the concerns raised by the delta variant and its potential impact on schools.

Can VR help with pain and anxiety during painful procedures?

With the drive to find alternate ways to manage pain and anxiety during procedures, is there a place for immersive virtual reality (VR)?

How COVID-19 impacts pediatric cancer patients

For most of the pandemic, COVID-19 has been mild in children. Has this been true for children with underlying health conditions, in particular cancer?

Long-term video EEG monitoring has range of benefits in epilepsy

For monitoring epilepsy, long-term monitoring can be effective without requiring the time and cost of a hospital stay.