In case you missed it: December 14 to December 18

December 18, 2020

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

This week’s top articles included:

Social support in teen years could improve later mental health

The transition from adolescence to adulthood can be fraught. Could support during this period help lessen later mental health issues?

AAP issues interim guidance for nutrition in the pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed a lot of things, including nutrition. The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued interim guidance to help pediatricians guide families through this difficult time.

Empiric selection of lipid emulsion in hospitalized neonates

Lipid emulsions available on the market have evolved over time. Here’s the latest information.

The trauma of medical errors

Let’s continue to be vigilant in our practices to prevent medical errors, thus attaining what we all strive for: helping our pediatric/adolescent patients return to their normal thriving state of health and well-being.